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Seward Park, Seattle, WA Local Area Information

What the Locals Think

Seward Park
Score: 7.5 out of 10
Ranked 27th best neighborhood in Seattle


“Property in high demand…”

Like most others here, I’ve only been to this neighborhood to enjoy the lovely Seward Park greenspace. We did consider living here, but frankly there is so little on the market that it wasn’t worth waiting around for.

I would quite enj…
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by PritiA

“Good park with stroller-friendly path…”

When our daughter was too young to walk, we would take her here often. This is because it is a nice park with a wide path good for strollers. Very smooth. They made the path wide to fit many people and flat so anyone can use it. Now we also…
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by SaraX

“An oasis in the city…”

Seward Park is a well-off Seattle community, just east of Columbia City. It is bordered to the east by Lake Washington, with a long shoreline road and walking path. The focal point is the enormous Seward Park, a 300 acre forested park with …
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by MarthaB1

“Perfect for walking the dog…”

I love getting a steaming hot latté and taking my dog on a long walk in Seward Park on a Saturday morning. There are two main routes: around the edge or through the “Magnificent Forest” in the middle. The forest has lots for dogs to exp…
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by SusyG

“Living in a runner’s paradise…”

Seward Park is such a great place to run. I can’t believe it’s in the city. The park itself is a peninsula with a path all the way around. The path is a wide, paved 2.4 miles. So depending on energy levels, 2 or 3 laps around is perfec…
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by MatthewM

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $671,700

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $671,700 $187,000
Median Single Family Home Value $672,200 $185,900
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $487,500 $144,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $648,700 $180,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $752,700 $300,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 24.3% 28.8%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $315 $118
Median Sale Price 0 218,900
Property Tax $5,077 $2,181
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.8% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 6.9% 4.9%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Seward Park, Seattle homes

Sold 05/23/2016 for $840,000
4 beds, 2.75 baths, 3,120 sq ft

Sold 05/11/2016 for $1,085,000
4 beds, 2.5 baths, 3,409 sq ft

Sold 05/02/2016 for $384,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 04/29/2016 for $387,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 1,296 sq ft

Sold 04/29/2016 for $665,000
2 beds, 1.1 baths, 1,730 sq ft

Sold 04/22/2016 for $689,950
3 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,540 sq ft

Sold 04/15/2016 for $584,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 2,130 sq ft

Sold 04/13/2016 for $619,000
3 beds, 1.1 baths, 2,150 sq ft

Sold 04/08/2016 for $700,000
5 beds, 3.0 baths, 3,340 sq ft

Sold 03/31/2016 for $940,000
4 beds, 4.0 baths, 2,680 sq ft

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