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Belltown
  • Neighborhood in Seattle, WA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A+
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Belltown is a neighborhood in Seattle, Washington with a population of 23,214. Belltown is in King County and is one of the best places to live in Washington. Living in Belltown offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Belltown there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Belltown and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Belltown are highly rated.

About

About Belltown...
Population
23,214

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$840,994
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,359
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    77%
  • Own
    23%
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Belltown Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    2,625
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    57
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    843.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    3,137.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    8,465.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    849.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$150,599
National
$75,149
Families with Children
4%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    42%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    12%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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