The neighborhood of University District is located within the city of Seattle, Washington.
University District offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. Finding vibrant places in this neighborhood is easy. Although the nightlife is limited, there are a large number of people around most of the time. The greenery in this part of the city is reasonably prominent as there are numerous tree-lined streets. There are about 10 public green spaces close by for residents to check out, including Ravenna Park, and they are very well-situated, making them very easy to get to from the majority of locations within this area.
Roughly two thirds of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in University District, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The median year of construction for buildings in this neighborhood is 1964. This area has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 85% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 15% are owners.
It is especially easy to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in University District. Moreover, those who are fond of eating out won't have to walk far in this area, where over 150 restaurants and about 40 coffee shops are available. It is also easy to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, house owners will appreciate that no matter where their home is situated in University District, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, there are no high schools in University District. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is very straightforward to travel in this part of the city. With over 50 nearby bus lines, getting around by public transit is straightforward in University District. Traveling by car is also easy in this part of the city. It is a short drive to the closest highway, such as Interstate 5, from any location in University District. Walking is very feasible for house buyers in University District; many common errands can be run without having to resort to a car, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well.