Snoqualmie

Snoqualmie’s iconic waterfall is one of Washington’s most popular scenic attractions.

Welcome to Snoqualmie

Master-planned golf community adjacent to a stunning waterfall.

Snoqualmie is a historic logging and mill town located beside the stunning 268-foot Snoqualmie Falls waterfall in King County to the east of Seattle. Snoqualmie’s iconic waterfall is one of Washington’s most popular scenic attractions. The town and its waterfall are also recognizable as the main filming location of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks television series. Employment opportunities here include a growing business park with numerous hi-tech companies and easy access to Seattle via Interstate 90. This sleepy town changed little throughout most of the 20th century until the construction of the master-planned golf club community of Snoqualmie Ridge in 1998. More than 80 percent of Snoqualmie residents live in The Ridge, where housing options include townhouses, condominiums, and spacious single-family homes. To preserve the town’s historic character, all properties at The Ridge are built in traditional bungalow, Craftsman, colonial, cottage, and farmhouse styles. These homes enjoy stunning views over the golf course and surrounding mountains.

Snoqualmie’s historic downtown area on the northside of the Snoqualmie Parkway has a variety of international restaurants, such as South Indian eatery Aahaar, casual Thai restaurant Sno Thai, American-style Infusion Bar & Grill, and cozy Japanese spot Himitsu Teriyaki. South of the parkway you’ll find No Boat Brewing Company for craft beers and Chateau Noelle Vineyards for red and white wine-tasting in an idyllic setting.

The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge is the master-planned community’s centerpiece. This family-friendly private members’ club has a Jack Nicklaus-designed 18-hole golf course with spectacular views of the Cascade Mountains. Other facilities include a six-lane junior Olympic swimming pool, daily fitness classes, regular kids’ night activities, and three upscale dining rooms within its elegant clubhouse. 33-acre Snoqualmie Community Park has grassy lawns and picnic areas, tennis and basketball courts, a playground, and a soccer field. First opened in the 1950s, Northwest Railway Museum is housed in a building built for the local railway station in the 1890s. The museum’s exhibits include railway cars and locomotives that trace the evolution of the local railroad between the 1890s and 1960s. Snoqualmie Falls is undoubtedly the community’s most popular attraction, bringing in around 1.5 million visitors every year.

Snoqualmie operates its own Snoqualmie Valley School District. Top-rated local schools include Timber Ridge and Snoqualmie Elementary schools and Mount Si High School.

Overview for Snoqualmie, WA

13,718 people live in Snoqualmie, where the median age is 37.1 and the average individual income is $62,984. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

13,718

Total Population

37.1 years

Median Age

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$62,984

Average individual Income

Around Snoqualmie, WA

There's plenty to do around Snoqualmie, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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25
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Pearl And Stone Wine, Fall City Meats & Seafood, and Yama Si Japanese Kitchen.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 3.49 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.5 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.55 miles 11 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 3.6 miles 14 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 3.5 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Snoqualmie, WA

Snoqualmie has 4,381 households, with an average household size of 3.13. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Snoqualmie do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 13,718 people call Snoqualmie home. The population density is 1,911.47 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

13,718

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.1

Median Age

47.76 / 52.24%

Men vs Women

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4,381

Total Households

3.13

Average Household Size

$62,984

Average individual Income

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Schools in Snoqualmie, WA

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The following schools are within or nearby Snoqualmie. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Snoqualmie Valley School District Open Doors
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Snoqualmie Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Timber Ridge Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Snoqualmie Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Cascade View Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

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