Judkins Park is a neighborhood within Seattle, Washington.
Judkins Park offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. Overall, finding dynamic areas in this part of Seattle is easy. Although the nightlife is limited, there are very often many people around. This neighborhood also features a good amount of greenery; there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, including Judkins Park and Playfield and Sam Smith Park, and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to get to them. Residents will also find that there are numerous tree-lined streets.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 30% of the dwellings in Judkins Park, and large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. About one third of properties in this neighborhood were built since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of Seattle has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 45% are occupied by owners.
In this part of the city, residents will typically be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. In terms of food, it is usually practical for house buyers in this part of the city to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. Likewise, thanks to 10-odd restaurants and cafes in Judkins Park, there is typically a place to get some food or drink just around the corner. Residents benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores.
This part of Seattle enables property owners to move around by different methods of transportation. With a few nearby bus lines, Judkins Park is very transit friendly. Driving is also a good medium of transportation in Judkins Park. Parking is generally easy, and it is a very short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90, from any location in this area. It is very convenient for people walking to move around in this part of the city; all daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle, and a variety of businesses are close by.