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Living in Rainier Beach Seattle

Rainier Beach is the 81st most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 6,533 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Rainier View, Dunlap, South Beacon Hill, Brighton, Holly Park, Seward Park and Hillman City.

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Walk Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in Rainier Beach Seattle.

Rainier Beach is the 81st most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 39.

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

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Rainier Beach Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Rainier Beach to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

79 View Ridge 40 41 60 5,246
80 South Beacon Hill 40 58 44 5,141
81 Rainier Beach 39 48 36 6,533
82 North Beach-Blue Ridge 38 43 37 5,125
83 Riverview 35 43 52 3,861

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 22 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Rainier Beach.

People in Rainier Beach can walk to an average of 0.0 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Rainier Beach Seattle apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Rainier Beach has some public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Rainier Beach

Rainier Beach has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Rainier Beach is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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