Neighborhoods in the Southeast District of Seattle include Brighton, Columbia City, Dunlap, Genesee, Hillman City, Lakewood, Mount Baker, New Holly, North Rainier, Othello, Pritchard Beach, Rainier Valley, Rainier Vista and Seward Park. (map) The district operates its own Southeast Seattle website, and coupled with the Go South Seattle and South Seattle Emerald, residents are always in the know about local happenings and community information.
South Seattle offers an affordable option for residents looking for close proximity to Downtown Seattle. It’s area restaurants offer a vast array of international cuisines and local ambiance. South Seattle is part of the Seattle School District. The Southeast Seattle Education Coalition provides guidance and direction. For those seeking to advance their education, South Seattle College offers many career tracks.
There are many active associations providing vision, leadership and opportunity throughout the region. The Columbia City Business Association, Rainier Chamber of Commerce, Rainier Beach Action Coalition. Local neighborhood clubs and associations include Lakewood/Seward Park Community Club, Mt Baker Community Club, Othello Park Alliance, Rainier Valley Historical Society and Rainier Valley Rotary Club.