Totem Lake is a wonderful neighborhood in the city of Kirkland, Washington. Kirkland is in King County and Seattle is the county seat. Totem Lake is in the 98034 zip code and is sits about nine minutes north of downtown Kirkland. The population of Totem Lake is approximately 5,800 residents making it the second largest neighborhood in Kirkland. Nearby, residents can easily enjoy the amenities of Redmond, Bellevue and Seattle. Interstate 405 allows residents to drive to Seattle in under 40 minutes.
The Totem Lake neighborhood is a pedestrian friendly community and the neighborhood association provides walking maps to local residents. They believe walking helps to strengthen community connections and reduces traffic congestion and air pollution. This kind of forward thinking is commonplace in this area of Washington where a significant portion of the population are young executives filled with creative and innovative ideas. The majority of jobs in the area center around the computer industry and are technical or managerial in nature. Totem Lake is a great area for young families. The Lake Washington School District serves the children in this
neighborhood and Greatschools.org gave the Lake Washington School District an 8
out of 10 possible points. Athletic events, local wine festivals, outdoor concerts, art shows, farmer’s markets, and more are all part of the vibrant pulse of nearby downtown Kirkland. Downtown Kirkland hosts the largest authentic German Oktoberfest held in the Seattle area, a three day event which takes place on the waterfront. Juanita Bay Park’s wetlands area offers bird watching, and hiking trails. Bridle Trails State Park and Big Finn Hill Parks also provide a nature escape without having to leave the city.
The prices of homes currently on the market in Totem Lake range from around $239,000 for a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home to approximately $600,000 for a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home. Condominiums, townhouses, and single family home are all available, and the average price for a single family home in Totem Lake is about $350,000.
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