Located within Washington, United States, the city of Edgewood is located in the Seattle metropolitan area.
Most areas in Edgewood are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially around the railway line. It is rather difficult to access parks in the city since they aren't well-situated. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Edgewood is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for houses in this city is 1980. This part of the Seattle metropolitan area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 80% of the properties in Edgewood whereas the rest are rented.
Accessing the nearest grocery store on foot is possible for some, but not all, property owners in Edgewood. There are also a few opportunities for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, high schools and primary schools are not especially plentiful in this city, and therefore may be an extended walk away. Residents have the choice between public and private elementary schools.
The favored approach to move around in Edgewood is usually driving. It is very convenient to access a place to park. In contrast, Edgewood is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the city is connected by a few bus lines. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in this part of the Seattle metropolitan area since very few daily needs can be met on foot.