The neighborhood of International District is located in the city of Seattle, Washington.
International District offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. There are a large number of dynamic parts in this neighborhood for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There are many people around most of the time, there is an extensive selection of entertainment venues, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. King Street in particular offers a great variety of nightlife. The greenery in this part of the city is not especially prominent; to be more specific, residents will find that relatively few tree-lined streets are around. Nonetheless, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are especially well-located, making them easy to get to.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of International District is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 90% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners. Most housing in this part of Seattle was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its latest housing boom.
Residents will find that wherever their property is situated in International District, primary as well as high schools are nearby. Regarding food, it is very convenient to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from any home in this neighborhood. Additionally, there are over 50 restaurants and approximately 10 coffee shops to experience in International District. It is also very easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is very easy to travel in this area. Thanks to over 50 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in International District is especially practical. A car is also a good means of transportation in this neighborhood. It is convenient to access a place to park, and many real estate listings are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90. It is very easy for pedestrians to navigate International District; all day-to-day errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle, and there are also countless businesses close by.