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    306 Blanchard Street, Seattle, WA 98121
    3 Units available
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    1 BED $1,548
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    If you are looking for urban living, look no further.  The Cornelius Apartment Homes is located in the Belltown neighborhood in the heart of downtown Seattle.  With a stunning renovated homes, this 1925 building has maintained its vintage charm with a modern twist. The Cornelius provides a professional on-site management and maintenance team. You're not just a resident, you're a neighbor when you live at The Cornelius.

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    • Extra Storage
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    • Fitness Center
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    301 12TH AVENUE, Seattle, WA 98122
    6 Units available
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    STEP ON STAGE AMID SEATTLES GROWING 12TH AVENUE.Welcome to Decibel on 12th, your dream community where comfort, leisure, and entertainment are designed with your lifestyle in mind. With a prime location and top-tier amenities, our pet-friendly apartments for rent in Seattle, WA, have everything you need to feel right at home.Plug into one of the smart designs of Decibel on 12th's studio, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom apartments. Whichever floorplan you choose, you’ll benefit from a host of convenient features and services that will make your day a breeze. These include floor-to-ceiling windows, full-size in-unit washers and dryers, stainless steel appliances, and on-site management and maintenance teams ready to assist you. When you’re ready to step out for some relaxation and recreation, come and enjoy our community amenities, including a fitness center, awe-inspiring rooftop deck, and community clubhouse. With nearby bus lines and the Seattle Streetcar, you can get anywhere you want to go from this centrally located apartment within walking distance to Downtown, Capitol Hill, First Hill, Pioneer Square and Chinatown-International District. Commuting to work won’t be a problem, especially since we’re located close to several prominent employers, such as the University of Washington, Seattle, Harborview Medical Center/ Seattle Hospital, and Microsoft Corporation. If the outdoors is more your thing, head on over to Yesler Terrace Park or Central Park Trail to catch some fresh air and connect with nature. Amp up your nightlife at countless venues nearby or simply relax next to the roof top fire pit and take in the incredible views of Mt. Rainier. Take a look at our photo gallery and see why our apartment community near Seattle will make the perfect home. Get the complete Decibel on 12th experience with a personal visit. Schedule a tour today!

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    1023 East Alder St, Seattle, WA 98122
    8 Units available
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    START YOUR COLLECTION AT 11th AND ALDER Create a living space to match your own personal collection at Reverb. Designed for the next generation of modern Seattleites, you’ll love the variety of studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom or townhome layouts from which to choose. Reverb’s central location drops you right in residential First Hill and nearby Capitol Hill, Pioneer Square, Downtown, and the Chinatown-International District.

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    • Washer/Dryer
    • Garage
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
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    311 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121
    1 BED $1,800+
    2 BEDS $2,600+
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    2900 1St Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,596+
    1 BED $2,058+
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    412 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122
    Studio $1,550+
    1 BED $1,940+
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    315 10Th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
    Studio $899
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    306 Blanchard Street, Seattle, WA 98121
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    1 BED $1,548
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    714 - 7Th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
    Studio $1,265
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    1100 University Street, Seattle, WA 98101
    1 BED $2,349+
    2 BEDS $3,304+
    3 BEDS $3,835+
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    62 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,177
    1 BED $1,655
    2 BEDS $2,181
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    915 E. Spruce Street, Seattle, WA 98122
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    1 BED $1,553+
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    301 12TH AVENUE, Seattle, WA 98122
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    1942 Westlake Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
    Studio $2,295+
    1 BED $2,845+
    2+ BEDS $3,675+
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    255 Lenora St, Seattle, WA 98121
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    400 S Jackson Street, Seattle, WA 98104
    1 BED $1,499+
    2 BEDS $2,299
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    1601 9Th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
    1 BED $2,275
    2 BEDS $3,485
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    1023 East Alder St, Seattle, WA 98122
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    2720 4Th Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,525+
    1 BED $2,010+
    2 BEDS $2,720+
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    125 Boren Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144
    Studio $1,523
    1 BED $1,995+
    2 BEDS $2,734+
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    2401 3Rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,650+
    1 BED $1,790+
    2 BEDS $3,841+
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    1330 Boren Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
    Studio $1,425+
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    75 Vine Street, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $1,875+
    1 BED $1,876
    2 BEDS $2,555
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    2030 8Th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121
    Studio $2,150+
    1 BED $2,375+
    2+ BEDS $3,730+
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    600 9TH AVE, SEATTLE, WA 98104
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Average rent in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA

$2,522/mo Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is around $2,522.

Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA apartment rent ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA have the cheapest rents between $701-$1,000. Around 67% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of > $2,000. Around 9% of Downtown Seattle’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 23% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA rent trends

Getting around in Downtown Seattle, WA

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Rider's Paradise
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Bikeable
Walk Score®: 99, Transit Score®: 100, Bike Score®: 63

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA last updated?

Prices and availability in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA were last updated on 17 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The best apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA are: Reverb, Decibel on 12th, The Cornelius Apartments, The Ivey on Boren and Zindorf.

What is the average rent in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The average rent in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is $2,522. Start your search for apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is between $727 and $7,434. View all studio apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is between $1,063 and $7,290. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is between $986 and $21,050. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA is between $1,171 and $23,164. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA.

What type of rental buildings are in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA?

In Downtown Seattle 82% of the housing is rented out compared to 18% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 77% of Downtown Seattle’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 22% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 1% are single-family rentals.

Living in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA

Downtown Seattle is one of the most exciting places to live in Washington. Located in King County, downtown Seattle is a coastal neighborhood on the border of the Puget Sound of the northern Pacific Ocean. Known for the Space Needle, great coffee and the famous Pike Place Fish Market, living in downtown Seattle as a renter will put you near all the action. Although downtown Seattle is a neighborhood itself, it's divided into different districts, like the Denny Triangle, the retail district and the financial district, just to name a few. For renters who like an urban atmosphere among tall skyscrapers and historic buildings, downtown Seattle is a walkable neighborhood with countless restaurants, shops and cultural experiences.

Renting in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA

Renters make up the majority of the population in downtown Seattle as at least 85% are renters. As such, there are tons of options to choose from in rental apartments from high-rise buildings to historic lofts, and even smaller studios or one-bedroom units. The amenities also cater to busy professionals and families alike because the schools are highly rated in King County. Plus, renters who get a waterfront apartment overlooking the Puget Sound will have gorgeous views to look forward to each day. Most of the rental apartments include amenities like a pool, clubhouse, fitness center and an on-site property manager. Additionally, some of the most upscale rental buildings will have a doorman and concierge-style services to make rental life just a little bit easier.

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Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA demographics

  • 38,864Total Population
  • 16,197 Female
    22,668 Male
  • 36Median Age

In total, Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA has 38,864 residents, 16,197 women and 22,668 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Downtown Seattle’s population is 36.

Amenities in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA

For renters who like to have a lot of things to do near their rental apartment, downtown Seattle fits the bill. Specifically, for culture, there's the Seattle Museum of Art; the Museum of History and Industry; the Museum of Pop Culture; and many more. Likewise, the famous Space Needle - a landmark that's been around since the 1960s - has an observation tower and restaurant at the top. Of course, the Pike Place Fish Market is a staple of the neighborhood, selling the world's best seafood that employees playfully toss around to the delight of locals and tourists alike. And, for shopping, there are locally owned stores; national retail shops; and plazas, like Westlake Center, Pacific Place and Main Street Center. Overall, most of the amenities and things to do around downtown Seattle are walkable from many rental apartment buildings.

Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA households

  • 6,342 Family
    18,492 Non-family
  • 965 Children
    23,870 No Children
  • 24,835Total Number of Households
  • 1.17Average People Per Household
  • $116,358Median Household Income

There is a total of 24,835 households in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA. Of these, 965 have children and 23,870 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 6,342 family households and 18,492 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Downtown Seattle is 1.17 people, on average. The median household annual income in Downtown Seattle equals $116,358, and the monthly housing costs equal $2,130.

Transportation in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA

There is great public transportation throughout downtown Seattle that's run by the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel, which is a light link rail. Alternatively, there are also buses, called the Metro, that go in a fixed route around this neighborhood and to the surrounding suburbs near downtown Seattle. Of course, bike- and scooter-sharing are also popular throughout downtown Seattle and, when used with an app, provide a quick and easy way to get around town for renters who don't own a car. In fact, most of the renters who live in downtown Seattle won't need to own a vehicle, especially if their job is located here, too. Finally, the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is the one that most renters in downtown Seattle will use to fly practically anywhere in the world and is only 12 miles away from rental apartments in downtown Seattle.

Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in Downtown Seattle, Seattle, WA have no high school education, 13% went to high-school, and 16% have partially completed college. Moreover, 4% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 36% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 27% hold a Graduate Degree.

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