Ballard 61 Below average
Ballard Livability #57 ranked neighborhood in Seattle#250 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 28% of areas
A+ Ballard Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Ballard Cost of Living Cost of living is 42% higher than Washington
Ballard
16464% more expensive than the US average
Seattle
15858% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Ballard cost of living
F Ballard Crime Total crime is 126% higher than Washington
Total crime
7,349185% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14185% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Ballard crime
A- Ballard Employment Household income is 41% higher than Washington
Median household income
$88,47960% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$53,63280% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%37% lower than the US average
Ballard employment
D- Ballard Housing Home value is 94% higher than Washington
Median home value
$522,193183% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,41049% higher than the US average
Home ownership
34%47% lower than the US average
Ballard real estate or Ballard rentals
A+ Ballard Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than Washington
High school grad. rates
96%16% higher than the US average
School test scores
79%61% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Ballard K-12 schools
F Ballard User Ratings There are a total of 8 ratings in Ballard
Overall user rating
33% 8 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
18% 7 total surveys
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      Ballard transportation information

      StatisticBallardSeattleWashington
      Average one way commuten/a27min27min
      Workers who drive to work47.3%49.2%72.3%
      Workers who carpool6.1%7.7%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit24.3%20.8%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle7.0%3.8%0.9%
      Workers who walk7.0%10.1%3.6%
      Working from home5.9%7.0%5.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (2)11
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (5)24

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      Source: The Ballard, Seattle, WA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).