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Living in Kirkland

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

Kirkland has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

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

Nearby Apartments

48 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 63 4,297
2 Norkirk 55 43 48 3,729
3 South Rose Hill 52 39 62 3,141
4 Totem Lake 52 45 48 3,552
5 Everest 50 48 50 1,178
6 Lakeview 49 44 53 2,263
7 Central Houghton 45 43 51 3,712
8 North Rose Hill 43 35 51 7,608
9 Market 42 41 49 1,697
10 South Juanita 41 38 45 8,337
11 Highlands 30 33 30 2,408
12 Bridle Trails 26 35 54 2,364

Eating & Drinking

There are about 213 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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Olive You

Photo of The Keg Steakhouse & Bar in Kirkland

The Keg Steakhouse & Bar

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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

40 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 16 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

50 Bike Score of Kirkland, WA

Kirkland is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Juanita Bay Park in Kirkland

Juanita Bay Park

Photo of Juanita Beach Park in Kirkland

Juanita Beach Park

Photo of Carillon Point Marina in Kirkland

Carillon Point Marina

Photo of David E Brink Park in Kirkland

David E Brink Park

Photo of Glassimator By Andrew Carson in Kirkland

Glassimator By Andrew Carson

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Carillon Point Boardwalk

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

Photo of Wilde Rover Irish Pub & Restaurant in Kirkland

Wilde Rover Irish Pub & Restaurant

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Cactus Kirkland

Photo of Juanita Beach Park in Kirkland

Juanita Beach Park

Photo of Second Avenue Public Moorage in Kirkland

Second Avenue Public Moorage

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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Houghton Beach Park

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Sweet Cakes

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Caffe Ladro - Kirkland

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

Nick Spang
on Carillon Point Marina

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