Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA

Population: 15,358

Key findings

  • Rainier Beach has a Livability Score of 49/100, which is considered poor
  • Rainier Beach crime rates are 1% lower than the Seattle average
  • Cost of living in Rainier Beach is 12% lower than the Seattle average
  • Rainier Beach real estate prices are 31% lower than the Seattle average
  • Rental prices in Rainier Beach are 14% lower than the Seattle average

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      Top Rated Schools in Rainier Beach

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Rainier View Elementary SchoolPK - 519470%
      South Lake High School9 - 1210450%
      South Shore Pk-8 SchoolPK - 864244%
      Dunlap Elementary SchoolPK - 540835%
      Emerson Elementary SchoolKG - 527725%
      Rainier Beach High School9 - 1259817%
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      Rainier Beach Reviews

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      It's great if you like ghetto living

      Attractions5/10
      Community3/10
      Nightlife3/10
      Dining3/10
      Shopping6/10
      It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me. It's ghetto and it sucks. Live there if you don't believe me.
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      Source: The Rainier Beach, Seattle, WA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).