The neighborhood of West Queen Anne is part of the city of Seattle, Washington.
West Queen Anne has a character that caters to a fairly diverse group of people. Finding things to do is easy in this area. Although this area is not known for its nightlife, the streets are often busy with people. West Queen Anne is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. The greenery in this part of the city is prominent; green spaces, like Kinnear Park, are especially well-situated and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to check out, making them very easy to reach. Residents will also find that the tree canopy coverage for the majority of streets is good.
Over half of the housing stock of West Queen Anne is made up of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place before the 1960s. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even.
Residents will value that no matter where their house is located in West Queen Anne, both primary and secondary schools are close by. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. As far as eating is concerned, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this area. Furthermore, those who appreciate eating in restaurants or cafes will have a good number of options in West Queen Anne. It is also a rather short walk to a decent choice of clothing stores.
West Queen Anne provides home buyers with several alternative modes of transportation. Owing to about 10 nearby bus lines, getting around by public transit is convenient in this neighborhood. West Queen Anne is also a fairly good part of Seattle for moving around by car. It is easy to park. West Queen Anne will attract physically active people because it is very suitable for traveling on foot; running daily errands is very easy, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by.