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Living in Green Lake Seattle

Green Lake is the 37th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 8,635 residents.

Green Lake has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Roosevelt, North College Park, Maple Leaf, Wallingford, Phinney Ridge, Greenwood and Northgate.

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Walk Score of Green Lake, Seattle, WA

Green Lake is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Private Home

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Green Belt

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Green Lake Seattle.

Green Lake is the 37th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 77.

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

Green Lake Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Green Lake to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

35 Atlantic 78 67 82 1,026
36 West Queen Anne 77 59 51 6,446
37 Green Lake 77 53 77 8,635
38 Ravenna 75 54 71 10,510
39 Junction 75 50 52 5,868

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 95 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Green Lake.

People in Green Lake can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Spud Fish & Chip

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Thai Ocean

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Beth's CafeOne of the best and most entertaining cafes in Seattle. Open 24/7 and with great service, get their famous 12-egg omelet or any of their other diner-style favorites. Photo: Patrick Gage

Kelley Bayern
on Beth's Cafe

Transit Score of Green Lake, Seattle, WA

Green Lake has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Green Lake Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Green Lake has good public transportation and about 9 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Green Lake has about 2 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Green Lake, Seattle, WA

Green Lake is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Green Lake

= Lowest Crime

Green Lake has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Green Lake Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Green Lake Seattle?

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Green Lake Park

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Green Lake Park

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Green Lake Park

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Mockingbird Books

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Greenlake Parking Lot

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Green Lake Park

thumbnail for Private HomeA row of Spanish style row homes dot the section of Ravenna Ave. #greenlake

Shari G
on Private Home

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Greenlake Parking Lot

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Greenlake Parking Lot

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Greenlake Parking Lot

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Samaritan Center-Puget Sound

thumbnail for The Seattle Public Library: Green Lake BranchThe Green Lake branch is open 7 days a week. The friendly librarian will help you find what your looking for. #library

Shari G
on The Seattle Public Library: Green Lake Branch

Green Lake is Talking About...

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thumbnail for Private HomeThis stately home is just one of the larger well manicured homes located in #greenlake Just a taste of the type of homes in this neighborhood.

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