Near Northeast is in Northeast Washington, D.C. The boundaries of this neighborhood are defined as being between North Capitol Street to the west, Florida Avenue to the north, H Street to the south, and 15th Street to the east.
History of Near Northeast goes way back to the beginning of the country. This area was once owned by a single man, but eventually a grid was layed and this area is now a popular arts district. There are several theaters, jazz clubs, performance halls, and high class exotic restaurants in the neighborhood. If you are looking for an entertaining area to live, this is it for you. This is a less family oriented area. Near Northeast is also known to some locals as the Atlas District.