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Living in Central District Seattle

Central District is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 12,874 residents.

Central District has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Atlantic, Yesler Terrace, Madrona, Madison Valley, Leschi, First Hill and Capitol Hill.

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90 Walk Score of Central District, Seattle, WA

Central District is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Fire Hydrant

Photo of Seattle Acad Of Arts & Sciences Middle Sch Campus in Central District, Seattle

Seattle Acad Of Arts & Sciences Middle Sch Campus

Daily errands do not require a car in Central District Seattle.

Central District is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 90.

Find apartments in Seattle's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, International District and Belltown.

Central District Seattle Apartments for Rent

Central District Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Central District to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Name

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Population

10 Lower Queen Anne 92 72 69 10,241
11 Fremont 90 64 79 11,994
12 Central District 90 73 89 12,874
13 Ballard 89 54 88 17,010
14 Columbia City 85 62 64 6,648

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 278 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Central District.

People in Central District can walk to an average of 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Cherry Street Coffee House in Central District, Seattle

Cherry Street Coffee House

Photo of Chieftain Irish Pub & Restaurant in Central District, Seattle

Chieftain Irish Pub & Restaurant

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thumbnail for Fire HydrantSome fire hydrants are red. Others are yellow. This fire hydrant is... something else.

Tony T.
on Fire Hydrant

73 Transit Score of Central District, Seattle, WA

Central District has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Central District Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Central District has excellent public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

89 Bike Score of Central District, Seattle, WA

Central District is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Mural at 23rd & Union in Central District, Seattle

Mural at 23rd & Union

Photo of Lewis Park in Central District, Seattle

Lewis Park

Photo of T. T. Minor Playground in Central District, Seattle

T. T. Minor Playground

Photo of McGilvra Place Park in Central District, Seattle

McGilvra Place Park

Photo of Banner Bank in Central District, Seattle

Banner Bank

Photo of Spring Street Park in Central District, Seattle

Spring Street Park

thumbnail for Banner BankBanner Bank is located at street level of the Citizen apartments. Parking is impossible here, but you can park in the parking garage of the Citizen apartment building which the bank is part of.

Shari G
on Banner Bank

Photo of Green Plate Special in Central District, Seattle

Green Plate Special

Photo of Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food in Central District, Seattle

Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food

Photo of Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food in Central District, Seattle

Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food

Photo of Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food in Central District, Seattle

Cortona Cafe - Central District Coffee, Beer, Wine, & Food

thumbnail for Piecora's CateringPiecora's has been in the neighborhood for years. A favorite place for locals. This pizza place has been visited by many musicians from the Seattle scene.

Shari G
on Piecora's Catering

Photo of Restaurant Zoe in Central District, Seattle

Restaurant Zoe

Photo of Nice yard in Central District, Seattle

Nice yard

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