Welcome to H Street/ Trinidad
One of the fastest-growing D.C. neighborhoods, this unique and eclectic community offers fantastic housing opportunities, a beautiful community, and world-class entertainment
Just outside the heart of D.C., you’ll find one of the Capital’s most beloved neighborhoods. H Street and Trinidad have transformed into a hip, urban destination filled with beautifully renovated townhomes, exceptional boutiques, outstanding restaurants, and an idyllic blend of cultural influences that have helped to shape the community into what it is today.
Part of the massive developmental growth of D.C. in the late 1800s, the area quickly filled with beautiful Victorian-style townhomes, many of which still stand today and have helped to keep the area’s character and personality intact.
Known for its strong sense of community, family-run businesses and locally owned spots play a central role in the neighborhood’s social scene. Residents can often be found spending their free time in local cafes and restaurants, supporting one another as best they can, which is another appealing factor for many prospective homeowners.
What to Love
- Beautifully renovated properties
- Vibrant and urban lifestyle
- An eclectic blend of cultures
- Ideal location
People & Lifestyle
H Street and Trinidad offer homeowners a number of advantages, especially for young professionals and families looking to take advantage of the area’s perfect location, family-friendly lifestyle, and reasonably affordable homes. The average price tag for houses in the area is $480,000, which is relatively low compared with other listing prices in the area. Additionally, the cost of living in the neighborhood is much more reasonable, with many residents earning an annual wage equal to that of the national average.
People living in H Street and Trinidad enjoy the friendly social atmosphere found in this community and can often be found spending time in local businesses or events. There is also a distinct appreciation for the outdoors, and many residents spend their free time in the beautiful local parks or strolling through the various pathways found throughout the community.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
The dining scene in H Street and Trinidad is as diverse and exciting as the rest of the community. Union Market
is a central shopping and dining destination enjoyed by all Washingtonians. With a variety of brand name stores like Lululemon Athletica, Krewe Eyewear, and Byrdland Records, as well as restaurants like O-Ku, Last Call, and The Village Cafe, it’s easy to understand why so many people spend hours visiting.
is, without a doubt, one of the most popular restaurants in town. Its authentic approach to traditional Ethiopian cuisine has been the talk of the town, and guests can expect to find exceptional dishes like doro key wat, awaze tibs, and kitfo every time they visit.
Little Miss Whiskey’s Golden Dollar is an experience unlike any other. This quirky and avant-garde lounge bar will only ever show New Orleans Saints games on the TV but also offers live entertainment and dancing throughout the year. Its extensive beer list is also one of the best in the city.
Things to Do
Residents living in H Street and Trinidad can easily make their way to every corner of Washington D.C. for entertainment or activities, but there is also a plethora of opportunities right in the community for them to enjoy. The Atlas Performing Arts Center is constantly putting on new and exciting events, including concerts, dance performances, film showings, and more.
If you’re looking for a truly unique experience, then stop by Step Afrika! For 25 years, this outstanding African dance performance group has been thrilling Washington residents, and they are now recognized as one of the top dance companies in the United States.
The H Street Farmers Market is a beloved part of the community. Open from April through December, residents can easily make their way over to this outstanding setup and purchase some of the freshest produce and artisanal goods directly from producers.