An attractive (and privileged) subset of Seattle, Montlake is home to those with sizable salaries. Those that prefer a similar way of life should strongly consider renting in this neighborhood. In Montlake, families can spruce up their homes and turn over a spade by making a trip to a nearby an appliance and electronics store. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Lake Union and North Capitol Hill.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in Montlake center are 24th Ave. E and 10th Ave. E. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Montlake will be an ideal place for you to rent.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Montlake with dinner at Teriyaki Madness and drinks at Roanoke Park Place Tavern.
With Pilates On 10th in the middle of the neighborhood, Montlake makes it easy to stay on top of your health. Those who follow the arts should check out Witt Performing Arts Cnslt. It is on Glenwilde Pl. E, when you need more culture in your life.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Montlake, browse the Yelp page.
When hunger strikes, Montlake residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. Some options include Monts Market on 24th Ave. E and located on 22nd Ave. E is Hop-In Grocery.
For something artsy and unique, Jo Ann Rosen Designs is located on E Shelby St.
Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool. Make sure to read our ratings and reviews for some of the best in Montlake.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Montlake are Seattle Preparatory School, Hamilton International Middle School and Montlake Elementary School. Remember, school district boundaries are subject to redrawing. Consult with your local schools and school districts to confirm which schools your children will attend.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 70 elementary schools, 22 middle schools and 21 high schools are located within the Seattle Public Schools. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Highline School District. Seattle Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Highline School District.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Montlake is distinct from neighboring North Capitol Hill by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.57 people per household in Montlake and 1.85 people per household in North Capitol Hill. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 25% have children in Montlake and in North Capitol Hill it's 16% of households with children.
Is Montlake the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby North Capitol Hill make an average of $138.0K, Montlake residents are raking in an average of $237.0K.