Seattle (zip 98117), Washington 

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Population

33,610

+7.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$91,199

Median Home Price

$773,300

Best Places to Live in Seattle (zip 98117), Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 98117 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive setting
-Arts and culture
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Sprawl and traffic
-Clouds and rain
-Cost of living

Local Listings in 98117
 $595,000 
9243 14th Ave NW
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1020 SqFt
 $625,000 
9502 4th Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1180 SqFt
 $3,000,000 
8035 Mary Ave NW
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2080 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area

Seattle is a lively and cosmopolitan city beautifully set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. The main downtown area sits on a narrow, hilly strip of land between Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. Modern skyscrapers rise on high hills in the city center, with residential units lining the lower areas along the water and north of downtown.


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City: Seattle
Zip Codes: Seattle (zip 98117)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Seattle (zip 98117) is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Seattle (zip 98117) jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Seattle (zip 98117)'s cost of living is 79.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Seattle (zip 98117)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 98117 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
King county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Seattle (zip 98117)'s population is 33,610 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Seattle (zip 98117) is $773,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Seattle (zip 98117) public schools spend $12,436 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.6 students per teacher in Seattle (zip 98117). More Education


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Housing Market in Seattle

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Ballard has an unusually mild climate in Seattle due to its proximity to Puget Sound. Even when it is raining inland like Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, it can be sunny... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 98117
$595,000
9243 14th Ave NW
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$625,000
9502 4th Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$3,000,000
8035 Mary Ave NW
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$698,888
8739 17th Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$615,000
8504 Edgewest Dr NW
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$768,000
1481 NW 83rd St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$795,000
6501 2nd Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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