So, you’ve decided to move to the Emerald City. Congratulations, you’ll soon join a growing city with more than 600,000 Seattleites! Every couple of blocks here is rich in its own character — from the retro strip of Lake City, to the neighborly sidewalks of Columbia City and the gleaming high rises of downtown Bellevue.
Which neighborhood is right for you? Take this quiz to narrow your search to one of 14 areas the census says are most popular with renters. Or, if you're looking to buy — or just want more choices — explore many other neighborhoods here.)
Quiz by Josie Hollingsworth and Vanessa Martínez
Illustrations by Kelly Shea
Photo edit by Tyler Sipe
Development by Audrey Carlsen and Vanessa Martínez
Descriptions by Seattle Times staff