South Lake Union 68 Average
South Lake Union Livability #43 ranked neighborhood in Seattle#197 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 49% of areas
A+ South Lake Union Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F South Lake Union Cost of Living Cost of living is 28% higher than Washington
South Lake Union
14848% more expensive than the US average
15858% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Lake Union cost of living
F South Lake Union Crime Total crime is 224% higher than Washington
Total crime
9,650288% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 11288% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-13%Year over year crime is down
South Lake Union crime
B+ South Lake Union Employment Household income is 40% higher than Washington
Median household income
$88,09759% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$72,970145% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%5% higher than the US average
South Lake Union employment
F South Lake Union Housing Home value is 38% higher than Washington
Median home value
$372,100101% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,59168% higher than the US average
Home ownership
12%81% lower than the US average
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A South Lake Union Schools HS graduation rate is 9% higher than Washington
High school grad. rates
94%13% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
South Lake Union K-12 schools
A+ South Lake Union User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in South Lake Union
Overall user rating
100% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
100% 1 total surveys
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      South Lake Union transportation information

      StatisticSouth Lake UnionSeattleWashington
      Average one way commuten/a27min27min
      Workers who drive to work24.3%49.2%72.3%
      Workers who carpool4.2%7.7%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit17.7%20.8%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle1.1%3.8%0.9%
      Workers who walk45.3%10.1%3.6%
      Working from home5.9%7.0%5.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The South Lake Union, Seattle, WA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).