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Seward Park, Seattle, WA Local Area Information

What the Locals Think

Seward Park
Score: 7.4 out of 10
Ranked 27th best neighborhood in Seattle


“Great park, great community…”

Seward Park gets its name from the park that the neighborhood centers on—and for good reason too, it’s one of the biggest parks in the city! The park itself has a network of trails used by hikers, bikers, and walkers. The woodsy areas ar…
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by LukePhillips

“Beautiful neighborhood surrounding a park…”

The Seward Park neighborhood of southeast Seattle is named for Seward Park, one of the largest and oldest parks in the city. The 300 acre park is home to beautiful old growth trees, beaches, picnic areas, an ampitheater. and many miles of bik…
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by mchurchw1

“Great Blending of Old and New…”

There are only a few places that can claim unique beauty in a metropolitan area. Seward Park is most known for the recreation area on the Bailey Peninsula. A gigantic area of 300 acres, with half of the acreage covered in old growth forest. …
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by hudsonite

“Where the City Meets the Woods…”

Something like 72 languages are spoken in the Seward Park area, this ethnically diverse area is home one of the oldest synagogues in the state and host a remarkable cultural diversity. It’s one of the only places I’ve been in Seattle that …
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by LucysPal3

“Seattle’s hidden treasure with a park…”

Seward Park is a home to herons, eagles, and a wooded peninsula. It is one of Seattle’s local treasures. The park itself is the peninsula, and it comes chalked full of tennis courts, fishing docks, walking trails, and a public swimming beach…
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by BrendaR

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $653,500

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $653,500 $183,500
Median Single Family Home Value $654,900 $182,400
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $477,700 $141,400
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $638,400 $176,900
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $741,600 $294,900
Percent Homes Decreasing 9.5% 27.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $313 $116
Median Sale Price 0 213,900
Property Tax $5,079 $2,158
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.8% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 9.7% 4%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Seward Park, Seattle homes

Sold 01/12/2016 for $970,000
4 beds, 3.1 baths, 4,991 sq ft

Sold 01/08/2016 for $705,000
5 beds, 4.0 baths, 5 sq ft

Sold 01/05/2016 for $557,000
5 beds, 2.5 baths, 1,980 sq ft

Sold 01/04/2016 for $980,000
4 beds, 3.0 baths, 3,530 sq ft

Sold 12/31/2015 for $999,950
4 beds, 3.5 baths, 3,310 sq ft

Sold 12/23/2015 for $830,000
3 beds, 2.5 baths, 2,740 sq ft

Sold 12/15/2015 for $899,000
4 beds, 2.5 baths, 2,540 sq ft

Sold 12/10/2015 for $445,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 1,200 sq ft

Sold 12/02/2015 for $641,000
3 beds, 2.75 baths, 2,120 sq ft

Sold 12/01/2015 for $420,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 980 sq ft

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