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Living in Genesee Seattle

Genesee is the 20th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 6,070 residents.

Genesee has good public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Fairmount Park, North Admiral, Seaview, Alki, North Delridge, Gatewood and High Point.

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Walk Score of Genesee, Seattle, WA

Genesee is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Hotwire Online Coffeehouse in Genesee, Seattle

Hotwire Online Coffeehouse

Photo of GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW in Genesee, Seattle

GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Genesee Seattle.

Genesee is the 20th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 81.

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

Genesee Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Genesee to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

18 West Queen Anne 82 58 50 6,288
19 Green Lake 81 53 84 8,565
20 Genesee 81 50 49 6,070
21 Roosevelt 81 54 78 6,401
22 East Queen Anne 81 67 57 8,577

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 83 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Genesee.

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

Photo of Hotwire Online Coffeehouse in Genesee, Seattle

Hotwire Online Coffeehouse

Photo of Jak's Grill in Genesee, Seattle

Jak's Grill

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thumbnail for Ercolini ParkThis neighborhood institution is one of the most popular parks in the Genesee neighborhood. You can swing, ride, slide or even fly a kite here. #Genesee

Erika Jackman
on Ercolini Park

Transit Score of Genesee, Seattle, WA

Genesee has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Genesee Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Genesee has good public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Genesee

Genesee has about 4 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Genesee, Seattle, WA

Genesee is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Genesee

= Lowest Crime

Genesee has average personal crime and less property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Genesee Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Genesee Seattle?

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Photo of West Seattle Farmers Market in Genesee, Seattle

West Seattle Farmers Market

Photo of SW OREGON ST & 44TH AVE SW in Genesee, Seattle

SW OREGON ST & 44TH AVE SW

Photo of Ercolini Park in Genesee, Seattle

Ercolini Park

Photo of SW ALASKA ST & 48TH AVE SW in Genesee, Seattle

SW ALASKA ST & 48TH AVE SW

Photo of GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW in Genesee, Seattle

GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW

Photo of GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW in Genesee, Seattle

GLENN WAY SW & 46TH AVE SW

thumbnail for Easy Street Records & CafeThis iconic landmark is in the heart of the junction. Have breakfast and browse through endless selections of music, new and used. #Junction

Erika Jackman
on Easy Street Records & Cafe

Photo of California Avenue & SW Alaska in Genesee, Seattle

California Avenue & SW Alaska

Photo of West Seattle Presbyterian in Genesee, Seattle

West Seattle Presbyterian

Photo of Junction 5 Townhomes in Genesee, Seattle

Junction 5 Townhomes

Photo of The Matador in Genesee, Seattle

The Matador

thumbnail for Elliott Bay Brewery & PubThis neighborhood institution is one of the best brew pubs in town! It's right on California near the Alaska Junction. #Junction

Erika Jackman
on Elliott Bay Brewery & Pub

Photo of Sidewalk Shops On California Ave in Genesee, Seattle

Sidewalk Shops On California Ave

Photo of Curious Kidstuff in Genesee, Seattle

Curious Kidstuff

Photo of Easy Street Records & Cafe in Genesee, Seattle

Easy Street Records & Cafe

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