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  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Eating Out 5/5
  • Gym & Fitness 4/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Neighborly Spirit 5/5
  • Nightlife 3/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Shopping Options 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5

"Quaint, walkable, green, and...white"

Wallingford, aka Wallyhood is a combination of small-town vibe and big-city perks. A charming, walkable neighborhood full of green spaces, it has a vibrant downtown with a movie theater, restaurants, pubs, and stores.

Just north of Lake Union, Wallingford is squeezed between parks in the north and south (Woodland/Greenlake and Gasworks, respectively), and highways to the East and West (I-5 and Aurora/99). The main downtown runs along 45th.

In addition to "The Guild," the local movie... Full review
  • Vibrant downtown area
  • Large parks
  • Easy busses to downtown
  • Bicycle friendly
  • Great restaurants
  • Lack of ethnic diversity
  • High traffic on arterial streets
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Trendy & Stylish
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