Zip codes 98101, and 98121; with a population of just under 9,000 in an area of about 1/2 a mile; makes it one of the most densely populated neighborhoods in Seattle, WA. Belltown is located on part of the cities downtown waterfront that was artificially flattened as part of a regrading project. Belltown is booming with construction and has been named one of the best places to retire in Seattle. This area gets some of the best walk scores in the city and you should be able to find anything you are looking for in this part of town. You will find views of the Sound, the Space Needle and the Olympic Mountains on a clear day.
Once being know as s low-rent industrial arts district, over the years has become a very hip and upbeat neighborhood with nigh clubs, restaurants, warehouses, art galleries, small boutiques and residential towers.
Belltown is home to several different universities as well as the soon to be home of the mega on-online retailer Amazon headquarters. They are currently constructing 3 office towers to house its home offices.