Mount Vernon Square is located where New York Avenue and Massachusetts Avenue would intersect, were it not for the square. Located in Mount Vernon Square is the Histocial Society of Washington. Close by the square is the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.
Also a neighborhood, Mount Vernon Square has beautiful homes for sale. The neighborhood areas for Mount Vernon reach from 9th Street, 1st Street, North Street and Massachusetts Avenue.
The Mount Vernon Square neighborhood has been a designated historical district since 2001. Mount Vernon is one of the most convenient DC neighborhoods to live in. There is many restaurants and shopping as well as metro stops within walking distance. Mount Vernon Square is just north of Downtown D.C.
Mount Vernon has a very active and social community. Events like neighborhood clean ups, outdoor movies, picnics and community plantings keep the community active and a great area to live in. Diversity is celebrated and the Mount Vernon Square Neighborhood Association promotes the residents general interests in all of its workings. The Mount Vernon area has lots of great sized parking lots all very close to downtown Washington D.C.