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Living in Kirkland

Kirkland has an average Walk Score of 49 with 48,787 residents.

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

The most walkable Kirkland neighborhoods are Moss Bay, Norkirk and South Rose Hill.

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Walk Score of Kirkland, WA

Kirkland is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Juanita Bay Park

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Juanita Bay Park

Most errands require a car in Kirkland.

Kirkland Apartments for Rent

Kirkland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Moss Bay 79 49 64 4,297
2 Norkirk 59 43 49 3,729
3 South Rose Hill 53 39 62 3,141
4 Everest 50 48 49 1,178
5 Totem Lake 48 45 44 3,552
6 Market 48 41 50 1,697
7 Lakeview 46 44 50 2,263
8 Central Houghton 45 44 46 3,712
9 South Juanita 45 38 44 8,337
10 North Rose Hill 44 34 51 7,608
11 Highlands 31 33 30 2,408
12 Bridle Trails 30 34 51 2,364

Eating & Drinking

There are about 240 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kirkland.

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

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Wilde Rover

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Olive You

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thumbnail for Juanita Bay ParkJuanita Bay Park is undergoing some park restoration and will get even better over time. This shot features wide open space of the park, along with some new trees planted on the side.

Tony T.
on Juanita Bay Park

Transit Score of Kirkland, WA

Kirkland has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Kirkland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Kirkland has some public transportation and about 17 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Second Avenue Public Moorage

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Marina Park

Photo of Marina Park in Kirkland

Marina Park

Bike Score of Kirkland, WA

Kirkland is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Marina Park

Photo of Juanita Bay Park in Kirkland

Juanita Bay Park

Photo of Juanita Bay Park in Kirkland

Juanita Bay Park

Photo of Juanita Bay Park in Kirkland

Juanita Bay Park

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Juanita Beach Park

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Carillon Point Marina

thumbnail for Juanita Bay ParkWhile strolling through the spacious Juanita Bay Park, I've noticed a number of people with large camera lenses and binoculars. This must be a popular spot for some birdwatching.

Tony T.
on Juanita Bay Park

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David E Brink Park

Photo of Glassimator By Andrew Carson in Kirkland

Glassimator By Andrew Carson

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Carillon Point Boardwalk

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The Keg Steakhouse & Bar

thumbnail for Marina ParkMarina Park offers a pretty spectacular view across Lake Washington. Just watch out for geese/duck poop on the ground.

Tony T.
on Marina Park

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Cactus Kirkland

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Juanita Beach Park

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Second Avenue Public Moorage

thumbnail for Carillon Point MarinaGreat spot to watch the sunset over the Olympic Mountains.

Nick Spang
on Carillon Point Marina

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