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Living in Capitol Hill Seattle

Capitol Hill is the 16th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 29,347 residents.

Capitol Hill has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Central, Cascade, Eastlake, Montlake, First Hill, Madison Valley and Minor.

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Walk Score of Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA

Capitol Hill is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Cal Anderson Park

Photo of Cal Anderson Park in Capitol Hill, Seattle

Cal Anderson Park

Daily errands do not require a car in Capitol Hill Seattle.

Capitol Hill is the 16th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 90.

Find apartments in Seattle's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Denny Triangle and Pioneer Square.

Capitol Hill Seattle Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Heights on Capitol Hill in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,338
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Three20 in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,625
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Collins on Pine in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,450
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Equinox in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,450
Studio
Walk Score 77
Rental info for Vox Apartments in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,699
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Joule Apartments in the Capitol Hill area
from $1,457
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Carolina Court in the Capitol Hill area
from $995
Studio
Walk Score 92
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100+ listings in Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Capitol Hill to other Seattle neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

14 University District 91 70 86 26,501
15 Lower Queen Anne 90 69 52 5,438
16 Capitol Hill 90 75 82 29,347
17 Minor 89 76 88 7,832
18 Roosevelt 89 59 89 2,529

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 457 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Capitol Hill.

People in Capitol Hill can walk to an average of 23 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Linda's Tavern

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Black Coffee Co-op

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Tony T.
on Cal Anderson Park

Transit Score of Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA

Capitol Hill has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Capitol Hill Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Capitol Hill has excellent public transportation and about 14 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Capitol Hill on public transit.

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Capitol Hill has about 19 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Capitol Hill Seattle? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Lilly Milic

Over 18 years experience in Residential Real Estate Sales & Listings. Capitol Hill resident since 1985.

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Cal Anderson Park

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Chungee's Eat n Drink

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Big Mario's Pizza

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Cal Anderson Park Fountain

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Pacific Supply

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Pacific Supply

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Bike Score of Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA

Capitol Hill is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Capitol Hill

= Lowest Crime

Capitol Hill has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Capitol Hill Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Capitol Hill Seattle?

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Walk Score

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Ltd. Art Gallery

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Cal Anderson Park

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Cap Hill Mural

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Volunteer Park

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Jimi Hendrix Statue

thumbnail for Cal Anderson ParkThe fountain has water flowing from mountain to river to lake

Jesse Kocher
on Cal Anderson Park

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Seattle Acad Of Arts & Sciences Middle Sch Campus

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Pine Box

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Architecture Of endlessness

Photo of Architecture Of endlessness in Capitol Hill, Seattle

Architecture Of endlessness

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Tony T.
on Walk Score

Capitol Hill is Talking About...

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Capitol Hill is all about:

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Ferrari and Maserati of Seattle

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Cal Anderson Park

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Bauhaus Books and Coffee

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Tony T.
on Ltd. Art Gallery

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