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Living in Belltown Seattle

Belltown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 14,163 residents.

Belltown has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown, South Lake Union, Lower Queen Anne, Westlake, Pioneer Square, First Hill and East Queen Anne.

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Walk Score of Belltown, Seattle, WA

Belltown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Olympic Sculpture Park in Belltown, Seattle

Olympic Sculpture Park

Photo of Giant Red Popsicle in Belltown, Seattle

Giant Red Popsicle

Daily errands do not require a car in Belltown Seattle.

Belltown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 97.

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

Belltown Seattle Apartments for Rent

Belltown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Belltown to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 98 100 67 5,059
2 Pioneer Square 98 100 62 4,159
3 Belltown 97 97 77 14,163
4 First Hill 97 98 74 9,294
5 International District 97 100 69 3,396

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 472 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Belltown.

People in Belltown can walk to an average of 47 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Tower Building

Photo of Aqua by El Gaucho in Belltown, Seattle

Aqua by El Gaucho

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thumbnail for Olympic Sculpture ParkAs you walk around this park, you will see a collection of beautiful steel sculptures that provoke your imagination and thought. #publicart Photo: ~C4Chaos

Kelley B.
on Olympic Sculpture Park

Transit Score of Belltown, Seattle, WA

Belltown is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Belltown Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Belltown has world-class public transportation and about 87 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Belltown has about 18 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

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

Ryan O'Donnell

Raising my family in North Admiral District and work downtown for Redfin. Happy to answer any questions you might have about living in Seattle.

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Photo of Cherry Street Coffee House in Belltown, Seattle

Cherry Street Coffee House

Photo of Giant Red Popsicle in Belltown, Seattle

Giant Red Popsicle

Photo of Bergman Luggage in Belltown, Seattle

Bergman Luggage

Bike Score of Belltown, Seattle, WA

Belltown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Pronto.

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Lenora

Photo of Up in the Air in Belltown in Belltown, Seattle

Up in the Air in Belltown

Photo of Local 360 in Belltown, Seattle

Local 360

Photo of Spruce St School in Belltown, Seattle

Spruce St School

Photo of Vida Spa in Belltown, Seattle

Vida Spa

Photo of Olympic Sculpture Park in Belltown, Seattle

Olympic Sculpture Park

thumbnail for Giant Red PopsicleA rather funny sculpture of a red Popsicle. I have no idea what the meaning is, but it is 10 feet tall and adorns the corner.

Shari G
on Giant Red Popsicle

Photo of Olympic Sculpture Park in Belltown, Seattle

Olympic Sculpture Park

Photo of Cherry Street Coffee House in Belltown, Seattle

Cherry Street Coffee House

Photo of Palace Kitchen in Belltown, Seattle

Palace Kitchen

Photo of Serious Pie in Belltown, Seattle

Serious Pie

thumbnail for Tower BuildingLocated downtown, this building once housed the Seattle Times’ printing press (up until 1931). Now used as an office building, its unique structure and elegant exterior remain as a gemstone for the city of Seattle. #architecture Photo: joeszilagyi

Walk Score Team
on Tower Building

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Regus, Elliott Avenue, Seattle, WA

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The Shelby

Photo of Giant Red Popsicle in Belltown, Seattle

Giant Red Popsicle

thumbnail for LenoraSouth Lake Union has lots of great pedestrian improvements like Lenora Street.

Matt L
on Lenora

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