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1831 8th Avenue

1831 8th Avenue

Commute to Downtown Seattle

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, good bike lanes.

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About this Location

1831 8th Avenue

1831 8th Avenue has a Walk Score of 100 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

1831 8th Avenue is a four minute walk from the South Lake Union Streetcar at the Westlake Ave & Virginia St stop.

This location is in the Belltown neighborhood in Seattle. Nearby parks include Westlake Park, Plymouth Pillars Park and Freeway Park.

At 1831 8th Avenue

Tower Building Details

Located 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

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photo of Tower Building at 1831 8th Avenue Seattle WA 98101

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 1831 8th Avenue.

Rider’s Paradise

1831 8th Avenue is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • South Lake Union Streetcar

    0.1 mi

  • Link

    0.2 mi

  • First Hill Streetcar

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 257

    0.0 mi

  • 41

    0.0 mi

  • 252

    0.0 mi

  • 218

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  • 308

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  • 304

    0.0 mi

  • 355

    0.0 mi

  • 311

    0.0 mi

  • 70

    0.0 mi

  • 545

    0.0 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

1831 8th Avenue compared to all of Seattle.

Personal Crime Grade


Average crime area.

Property Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

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Belltown Neighborhood

1831 8th Avenue is in the Belltown neighborhood. Belltown is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle with a neighborhood Walk Score of 97.

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