Ballston is a neighborhood in Arlington, VA spanning out from the crossroads of Wilson Boulevard and North Glebe Road.
Ballston is in close proximity to Washington, DC and is a very popular neighborhood for those who work in Washington, DC, or who just enjoy having a city close by. Not only is car travel in and out of the city easy, but Ballston is also located on the Orange Metro line.
Consisting of Ballston Common Mall and many restaurants and bars, Ballston has become a very vibrant neighborhood. Featuring a lot of condominium and apartment living, Ballston also has several recreational parks and trail heads that have led to it becoming a community dominated by young adults. The attractive mix of outdoor spaces and restaurants and bars has led Ballston to become one of Arlington's most trendy, young and fastest growing communities.