Find out what the numbers tell us about Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. The Seattle Times' FYI Guy, Gene Balk, and other contributors comb data sets to look at the numbers behind news topics -- especially those that offer insight into the quality of life and cost of living in the Seattle area.

Seattle zoning’s urban-suburban divide: Here’s how the city’s two halves are changing

Photos taken April, 2018
For Business section. Real Estate. Views of various neighborhoods around Seattle.
This is the West side of Queen Anne Hill. 205801 205801

Seattle’s high-density census tracts cover less than a quarter of the city’s land area, but they have absorbed more than 70 percent of household growth this decade.

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