Kirkland Tourism

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Kirkland is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 87,281 at the 2015 census estimate, which made it the 6th largest city in King County and the 12th largest city in the state. The city's downtown waterfront has restaurants, art galleries, a performing arts center, public parks, beaches, and a collection of public art, primarily bronze sculptures. Kirkland is the former home of the Seattle Seahawks; the NFL team's headquarters and training facility were located at Northwest University prior to 2008. Warehouse chain Costco previously had its headquarters in Kirkland (now in Issaquah); the city is the namesake of its "Kirkland Signature" store brand. Google has a development office in Kirkland. The 1982 Kirkland National Little League team won the Little League World Series. That event is the subject of the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary Little Big Men. It also was the home to Little League's 1992 Big League Softball World Series Champions representing the Eastside District Nine Leagues. Since 1999 Kirkland has been the home of the Little League Junior Softball World Series held each August at Kirkland's Everest Park.

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Planning a vacation to Kirkland in United States? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Kirkland is Seattle. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Seattle for its bountiful attractions like Sky View Observatory, Space Needle, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks on your trip to Kirkland. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Kirkland*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kirkland

    Know the pollution level of Kirkland before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • Kirkland: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kirkland for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kirkland.

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Living in Kirkland - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 92.19 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 91.69 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.53 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.5 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.3 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kirkland

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kirkland

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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