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Living in Rainier Beach Seattle

Rainier Beach is the 91st most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 6,714 residents.

Rainier Beach has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Rainier View, Dunlap, South Beacon Hill, Brighton, Seward Park, Holly Park and Hillman City.

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Walk Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in Rainier Beach Seattle.

Rainier Beach is the 91st most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 40.

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

Rainier Beach Seattle Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 3bd/1ba Seattle Home in the Rainier Beach area
$2,100
3 bed
Walk Score 39
Rental info for 2 bed, 770 sqft, $925 in the Rainier Beach area
$925
2 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for 2 bed, $2,995 in the Rainier Beach area
$2,995
2 bed
Walk Score 20

Rainier Beach Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Rainier Beach to other Seattle neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

89 View Ridge 43 41 57 5,109
90 South Beacon Hill 40 59 52 5,135
91 Rainier Beach 40 48 38 6,714
92 Broadview 39 45 40 8,086
93 Matthews Beach 38 41 52 6,169

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 19 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Rainier Beach.

People in Rainier Beach can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Rainier Beach Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Rainier Beach has some public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Rainier Beach

Rainier Beach has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Rainier Beach

= Lowest Crime

Rainier Beach has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Rainier Beach Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

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