Ames Lake

6 reviews
  1. Suburb of Seattle, WA
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    C+
Suburb of
Seattle

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$523,000
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$1,536
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$108,988
National
$53,046
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    14%

    Reviews

    6 reviews
    • Excellent
      0
    • Very Good
      2
    • Average
      4
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    Since the area if rural, the response time on non-critical calls is somewhat slow.
    • Niche User
    • 6 months ago
    The area is wonderful for being outside!
    • Niche User
    • 6 months ago
    The town of Redmond is becoming more populated due to the increase in jobs being offered. But in my opinion it is making the community loose its sense of nature and quite town feeling.
    • Niche User
    • 12 months ago