Percentage of City: 7 percent
Under 18: 2,321
Housing Units: 4,003
The Eastgate and Factoria neighborhoods are located along I-90 and its intersection with I-405, providing a mix of commercial office space and retail, multi-family communities and established single family neighborhoods. Marketplace at Factoria provides an assortment of retail services, a movie theater and a number of local restaurants to enjoy. The Eastgate Park & Ride transportation hub provides commuters with easy access throughout the region.
The neighborhoods are rich with diversity and culture from all over the world and desired by young families and adults seeking to access Bellevue’s top rated schools. Neighborhood schools include Eastgate Elementary School, Puesta Del Sol Elementary School (offering Spanish immersion), Tyee Middle School and the award-winning Newport High School. In addition, Bellevue College is located nearby, offering a range of opportunities for associate and bachelors degrees, and for continuing education.
For recreational opportunities, the South Bellevue Community Center provides a climbing wall, basketball courts, a fitness center and an assortment of camps and classes for children and adults. It also is the location of Bellevue’s Zip Line. Nearby, the Mountain to Sound Greenway provides bicyclists with a trail system connecting to Seattle and the Cascades.