McLean, Virginia

Founded in 1910, McLean is home to the Great Falls and Old Dominion Railway (now the WO&D) and many government officials, diplomats, businessmen, and more. McLean is known for it’s luxury homes and high-end shopping including Tysons Corner and the Tysons Galleria. Many large companies including Capital One, Mars, and Freddie Mac are based in McLean, along with CIA headquarters and a US Department of Transportation Research Center. Transportation is key as commuters take advantage of the many highways and roads that run through McLean - the Capital Beltway, George Washington Mem. Parkway, 66, the Dulles Access Road, and Chain Bridge Road just to name a few. McLean offers many parks and great schooling as part of the Fairfax County Public School system.