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Living in Whittier Heights Seattle

Whittier Heights is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with 4,855 residents.

Whittier Heights has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Crown Hill, Loyal Heights, Ballard, Greenwood, Phinney Ridge, North Beach-Blue Ridge and Sunset Hill.

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Walk Score of Whittier Heights, Seattle, WA

Whittier Heights is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Neighborhood Library

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Mural of Three Walruses Riding Tiny Bicycles

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Whittier Heights Seattle.

Whittier Heights is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a Walk Score of 80.

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

Whittier Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Whittier Heights to other Seattle neighborhoods.

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Population

22 East Queen Anne 81 67 57 8,577
23 Madison Valley 81 57 57 3,677
24 Whittier Heights 80 49 71 4,855
25 Atlantic 80 67 81 6,449
26 Phinney Ridge 79 48 76 9,497

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 69 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Whittier Heights.

People in Whittier Heights can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

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I don't know if it's famous, but it's pretty tasty! I got a praline/mousse/crispy/creamy thing that was like all of my favorite candy bars melted into a brick.

Bo Borgerson
on Honore Artisian Bakery

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Eric Aderhold

I live in the Phinney Ridge/Whittier Heights region of Seattle, and spend a fair amount of time walking around nearby neighborhoods (like Ballard, Fremont, and Greenwood).

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Mural of Three Walruses Riding Tiny Bicycles

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Bon Ton Cleaners

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Dibble House

Bike Score of Whittier Heights, Seattle, WA

Whittier Heights is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Whittier Heights

= Lowest Crime

Whittier Heights has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the Seattle average.

Whittier Heights Crime Rate

Compared to all Seattle neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Whittier Heights Seattle?

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Photo of Bon Ton Cleaners in Whittier Heights, Seattle

Bon Ton Cleaners

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Dibble House

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Take 5 Urban Market

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Kirke Park

Photo of Kirke Park in Whittier Heights, Seattle

Kirke Park

Photo of Kirke Park in Whittier Heights, Seattle

Kirke Park

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St. Paul's United Church of Christ

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Remnant King

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Pagliacci Pizza

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