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Living in Columbia City Seattle

Columbia City is the 30th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 7,573 residents.

Columbia City has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Genesee, Hillman City, Beacon Hill, Lakewood, Mt. Baker, Holly Park and Brighton.

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Walk Score of Columbia City, Seattle, WA

Columbia City is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Full Tilt Ice Cream

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Columbia City Station

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Columbia City Seattle.

Columbia City is the 30th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 80.

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

Columbia City Seattle Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for GreenHouse Apartments in the Columbia City area
from $1,288
1 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for The Dakota at Rainier Court in the Columbia City area
from $790
1 bed
Walk Score 71
Rental info for Rainier Vista in the Columbia City area
from $800
1 bed
Walk Score 83

Columbia City Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Columbia City to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

28 Judkins Park 80 64 87 3,305
29 Jackson Place 80 74 76 1,155
30 Columbia City 80 58 54 7,573
31 East Queen Anne 80 67 63 7,472
32 Phinney Ridge 80 48 72 9,564

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 82 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Columbia City.

People in Columbia City can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Columbia City in Columbia City, Seattle

Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Columbia City

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Lottie's Lounge

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thumbnail for Full Tilt Ice CreamA true gem, they support area youth generally as a healthy hangout place and as a music venue, this was the first show for young local band Alluvium!

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on Full Tilt Ice Cream

Transit Score of Columbia City, Seattle, WA

Columbia City has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Columbia City Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Columbia City has good public transportation and about 4 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Columbia City has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

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

Mahalie

Beacon Hill has some great parks and a growing number of eating choices including an awesome food truck and the most authentic and fresh Indian cuisine to be had in all of Seattle.

Ask Mahalie about Columbia City

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ST LIGHT RAIL & S EDMUNDS ST

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Empire Espresso

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Island Soul Restaurant

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Bike Score of Columbia City, Seattle, WA

Columbia City is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Columbia City

= Lowest Crime

Columbia City has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Columbia City Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Columbia City Seattle?

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ST LIGHT RAIL & S EDMUNDS ST

Photo of Empire Espresso in Columbia City, Seattle

Empire Espresso

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Island Soul Restaurant

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Bike Works

thumbnail for Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Columbia CityThis place offers a variety of items with a stylish Italian flair. Serving espresso, lunch, house, dessert, cocktails/beer and happy hour menus, you can enjoy this place with any type of company. #kidfriendly #patiobar Photo: Tutta Bella

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on Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Columbia City

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