Our Neighborhood

Roosevelt is walkable, bike-friendly, and a fantastic location for the urban commuter. Located just north of the University District, home to the University of Washington, and only six miles north of Downtown Seattle, Roosevelt is a highly sought-after neighborhood teeming with cafes, great schools, and food markets. Roosevelt is ideal for a variety of renters and budgets, with housing ranging from affordable to upscale.  Local businesses fill the area, including popular food trucks, vegan cafes, and dining from around the globe. Locals enjoy being able to walk or bike to some of the city’s best parks, including Cowen Park, Ravenna Park, and Green Lake Park. Nestled along Interstate 5, Roosevelt puts its residents in an ideal location to get to other parts of Seattle and beyond. Our neighborhood offers the Urban Commuter fast and frequent connections to Northgate, the University of Washington, Downtown Seattle, and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. 

Whether you’re looking for the perfect ingredients for a meal, finding a spot to watch the game with friends, or just looking to take a stroll in the neighborhood, Roosevelt has it all!