Arboretum (Washington, D.C.)

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Arboretum
Neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
Arboretum within the District of Columbia
Arboretum within the District of Columbia
Coordinates: 38°54′51″N 76°58′23″W / 38.914211°N 76.973089°W / 38.914211; -76.973089Coordinates: 38°54′51″N 76°58′23″W / 38.914211°N 76.973089°W / 38.914211; -76.973089
Country United States
District Washington, D.C.
Ward Ward 5
Government
 • Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie

Arboretum is a predominantly residential neighborhood located in Northeast Washington, D.C., tucked into the corner of the National Arboretum. The tiny neighborhood is bounded by New York Avenue NE to the north, R Street NE to the south. The residential area is located North of the National Arboretum and east of Bladensburg Road. It includes the apartment community and three blocks of detached bungalow style homes.

The neighborhood includes the Arboretum Community Center with several gardens and play areas. The Arboretum Neighborhood Association is the neighborhood's community organization.