Filled with lush greenery, select areas have a forest-like appeal.

Welcome to Kirkland

Trendy and picturesque suburban community located on stunning Lake Washington
Boasting a walkable downtown area and bustling waterfront district, Kirkland is one of the Seattle area’s most sought-after places to reside. Currently, the city has a population of 89,438 residents, which has remained steady over the last few years. Kirkland is part of King County and is located approximately 11 miles northeast of Seattle. The area is well-known for its beautiful parks, waterfront views, excellent schools, and quiet suburban neighborhoods.
Those thinking about relocating to Kirkland will quickly find that residential communities are relaxed, peaceful, and unhurried. Filled with lush greenery, select areas have a forest-like appeal. The vast majority of homes in Kirkland are single-family properties that range between three and five bedrooms.

What to Love

  • Serene suburban communities
  • Lake Washington views
  • Top-tier schools
  • Close to Seattle
  • Well-maintained parks

Local Lifestyle

Overflowing with charm found only in the Pacific Northwest, Kirkland is undeniably part of the greater Seattle area. Featuring towering evergreens, mountainous vistas, and wide expanses of sky, nature enthusiasts are particularly drawn to the city. In addition to its calm suburban neighborhoods, Kirkland residents can enjoy its vibrant commercial districts. Just north of the Moss Bay neighborhood, Downtown Kirkland is alive with activity. Bordering Lake Washington, visitors of this part of town can try fantastic restaurants, attend the Kirkland Wednesday Market, or go boating.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Downtown Kirkland is the place to be when it comes to shopping and dining. Although there are plenty of stores and restaurants scattered throughout the city, residents are especially fond of this bustling district.
Reserve a table at one of downtown’s acclaimed eateries. From seafood to authentic Indian cuisine, it is easy to please your taste buds. Restaurants that are popular among locals include Ristorante Paradiso, KIWAMI Sushi Bar & Sake House, Vovina, Zeitoon Grill House, The Guilt Trip Bar + Kitchen, Coastline Burgers Kirkland, The Slip, and Bottle and Bull.
Down the road from these phenomenal eateries is Kirkland Urban outdoor mall. Retailers located at this mall include Walla Walla Clothing Co., Seattle Coffee Gear, and Mud Bay. Other stores found in Downtown Kirkland include Sur La Table, Earthlight Gems & Minerals, and Purpose Boutique.

Things to Do

Whatever your interests, there is guaranteed to be something enjoyable for you to do in your leisure time in Kirkland.
As a resident of the city, take advantage of being super close to the area’s stunning outdoor spaces. On Lake Washington, visit places such as O. O. Denny Park, Waverly Beach Park, Heritage Park, and Houghton Beach Park to bask in tranquil views of the water.
Continue your adventures in nature at one of Kirkland’s immaculate parks, nature preserves, or golf courses. Highlights include Bridle Trails State Park, Jasper's Dog Park, Big Finn Hill Park, and Saint Edward State Park.


Across every grade level, schools in Kirkland are excellent.

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