Place:McLean, Fairfax (county), Virginia, United States

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NameMcLean
TypeCommunity
Coordinates38.928°N 77.175°W
Located inFairfax (county), Virginia, United States
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McLean is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County in Northern Virginia. The community had a total population of 48,115 as of the 2010 census.[1] McLean ZIP code 22102 is the wealthiest ZIP code in the Washington Metropolitan Area. It is located between the George Washington Parkway and the town of Vienna. McLean is known for its high-end shopping destinations: the Tysons Corner Center and the Tysons Galleria.

McLean is home to many diplomats, members of Congress, and high-ranking government officials partially due to its proximity to Washington, D.C. and the Central Intelligence Agency. It is the location of Hickory Hill, the former home of Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert F. Kennedy. It is also the location of Salona, the former home of Light-Horse Harry Lee, the Revolutionary War hero.

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