Wallingford

Wallingford

Nestled on the north shore of picturesque Lake Union, we introduce you to Wallingford!

Welcome to Wallingford

Nestled on the north shore of picturesque Lake Union, Wallingford is a charming neighborhood that effortlessly blends urban vitality with a strong sense of community. With its rich history, diverse culinary scene, and stunning natural surroundings, Wallingford has earned its reputation as one of Seattle's most sought-after residential areas.

The neighborhood exudes a sense of togetherness, where neighbors often come together for events, block parties, and local initiatives. Children play in the neighborhood's well-maintained parks, and families stroll along tree-lined streets on sunny afternoons.

The heart of Wallingford beats along 45th Street, where you'll find an array of casual pubs, diverse restaurants, and student-friendly hangout bars. Whether you're in the mood for artisanal pizza, sushi, craft beer, or a cozy cafe, Wallingford's dining scene has something for everyone. On weekends, the streets come alive with the energy of locals and visitors alike, drawn by the tempting aromas and lively ambiance.

Another one of Wallingford's crown jewels is undoubtedly Gas Works Park, a unique green space built on a former industrial site that offers sweeping views of the Seattle skyline across Lake Union. It's a destination for both residents and tourists, providing a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. The iconic hill within the park is a popular spot for kite flying, picnics, and simply basking in the beauty of the surroundings. As the sun sets over the lake, Gas Works Park transforms into a magical place for an evening stroll or a romantic rendezvous.

For those who relish outdoor activities, Wallingford offers easy access to the Burke-Gilman cycling and walking trail. This scenic path winds its way through the neighborhood and provides a fantastic opportunity for biking, jogging, or simply taking a leisurely stroll while enjoying the lush greenery and lakeside views. The trail connects to various parks and recreational areas, making it a favorite among fitness enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

In summary, Wallingford in Seattle is a wonderful neighborhood that seamlessly integrates the charm of a close-knit community with the conveniences of urban living. From its diverse dining options to the stunning views of Lake Union at Gas Works Park and the recreational opportunities along the Burke-Gilman Trail, Wallingford has something for everyone, making it a truly special place to call home.

Here are some of TeamUp Seattle's Wallingford favorite spots:
 
  1. Wallingford Center
  2. Dick's Drive-In
  3. Gas Works Park (all year round!)
  4. Grand Central Bakery - Wallingford
  5. Westward
  6. Dumpling the Noodle
  7. Archie McPhee

Overview for Wallingford, WA

24,493 people live in Wallingford, where the median age is 32.9 and the average individual income is $67,095.96. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,493

Total Population

32.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$67,095.96

Average individual Income

Around Wallingford, WA

There's plenty to do around Wallingford, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

95
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
82
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
58
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Molly's Bottle Shop, Slice Box Pizza, and Fit321Go by Tommy Jones.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.2 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.35 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.75 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.2 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.64 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.16 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Wallingford, WA

Wallingford has 11,368 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Wallingford do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,493 people call Wallingford home. The population density is 11,355.71 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,493

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

32.9

Median Age

48.47 / 51.53%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
11,368

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$67,095.96

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Wallingford, WA

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Middle Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Wallingford. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Hamilton International Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
McDonald International School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
John Stanford International School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

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TeamUp Seattle has been successfully creating outstanding real estate experiences for our buyers and sellers in the Seattle area for 30 years. Our business is completely built around three guiding principles that motivate and drive us each and every day with each and every client. Connect, Collaborate, and Close. Contact us today to find out how we can be of assistance to you!