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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 to Spend Time in the City 10 (Very 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 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Living in Kirkland - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kirkland is 215.17 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 86.56 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 91.69 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 19.91 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.16 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.15 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.32 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 131.13 (Very High)
    • 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 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 62.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50 USD

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

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