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Best Places To Live In Kirkland, WA

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  • Kirkland, WA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 85,812
  • There is nothing wrong with this city aside for the hefty price tag. Buying a house here and maintaining a living is tough but you get what you pay for. Everything in this city is perfect the people are
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Meydenbauer, Bellevue, WA
  • 7.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,337
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  • Norkirk, Kirkland, WA
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,252
  • Five year resident and homeowner in NorKirk. I selected NorKirk carefully vs. other Seattle metro areas due to proximity to IT employers, quality of life, and probability of value appreciation on a 10+
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  • Bridle Trails, Kirkland, WA
  • 3.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,535
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  • Medina, WA
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,169
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  • Somerset, Bellevue, WA
  • 10.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,614
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  • Roosevelt, Seattle, WA
  • 5.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,138
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  • Clyde Hill, WA
  • 4.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,197
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  • Moss Bay, Kirkland, WA
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,353
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  • Sammamish, WA
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 62,136
  • I have lived in and around Sammamish, Washington and visited the area numerous times in the past. Sammamish is truly one of the best hidden gems in the entire country, as it features absolutely stunning
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  • Beaux Arts, Bellevue, WA
  • 7.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 220
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  • Bridle Trails, Bellevue, WA
  • 4.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,425
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  • East Wellington, Woodinville, WA
  • 6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 940
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  • Eastgate, Bellevue, WA
  • 9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,570
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  • Laurelhurst, Seattle, WA
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,159
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  • Yarrow Point, WA
  • 3.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,149
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  • Woodway, WA
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,367
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  • Mercer Island, WA
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,467
  • It's a small city of about 25,000 people that covers the entire island, hence the name. Living on Mercer Island as a teenager, I knew it was the posh part of town, but to me it was just home. It's still
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  • Mill Creek, WA
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,372
  • Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and Puget Sound, Mill Creek, Washington is a picturesque suburb of Seattle. I love living in Mill Creek, Washington because of the proximity it has to the bustling
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  • Tam O'shanter, Bellevue, WA
  • 7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,676
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  • Montlake, Seattle, WA
  • 6.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,009
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  • Woodbridge, Bellevue, WA
  • 7.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,539
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  • North Rose Hill, Kirkland, WA
  • 1.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,359
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  • Reinwood Leota, Woodinville, WA
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,170
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  • Market-Downtown, Kirkland, WA
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 628
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  • Highlands, Kirkland, WA
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,533
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  • Wilburton, Bellevue, WA
  • 6.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,476
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  • Newport Hills, Bellevue, WA
  • 10.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,698
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  • View Ridge, Seattle, WA
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,205
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  • Downtown, Bellevue, WA
  • 6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,391
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  • Kenmore, WA
  • 4.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,830
  • Kenmore is an exciting city with lots of attractions that appeal to people of various interests. Saint Edward State Park is appealing if you like spending time outdoors and want to see some of the
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  • Lakemont, Bellevue, WA
  • 11 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,654
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  • North Industrial, Woodinville, WA
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,105
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  • Brier, WA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,530
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  • Green Lake, Seattle, WA
  • 6.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,656
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  • Monroe North, WA
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,784
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  • Duvall, WA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,534
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  • Lake Forest Park, WA
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,156
  • Lake Forest Park, WA is a bedroom community that lies about five miles north of Seattle. Living in Lake Forest Park gives people great access to Seattle while still being far enough away to not be in an
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  • Ravenna, Seattle, WA
  • 5.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,286
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  • Bothell West, WA
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,833
  • "Welcome to Bothell, for a Day or a Lifetime." That's what the sign at the city limits said when I was growing up. It has boomed in the meantime, enough to set up different neighborhoods. Some of these
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  • Factoria, Bellevue, WA
  • 8.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,286
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  • Wallingford, Seattle, WA
  • 6.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,333
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  • Magnolia, Seattle, WA
  • 10.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,871
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  • Phantom Lake, Bellevue, WA
  • 8.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,664
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  • Robinswood, Bellevue, WA
  • 8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,723
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  • Beaux Arts Village, WA
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 368
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  • North Bellevue, Bellevue, WA
  • 4.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,002
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  • Newport Shores, Bellevue, WA
  • 9.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,244
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  • Madison Park, Seattle, WA
  • 6.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,773
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  • Newcastle, WA
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,189
  • Located in the affluent Eastside area of the Seattle metropolitan area, Newcastle, Washington is an idyllic bedroom community offering big city convenience and small-town atmosphere. I love living in
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  • Everest, Kirkland, WA
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,769

Listed above are the best places to live in Kirkland, WA for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Kirkland, WA, followed by the best places to live near Kirkland, WA, sorted by Livability Score.

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