Table 3

Descriptive statistics of King County neighbourhoods selected for the NQLS

Intersection densityNet residential densityEntropy (land use mix)Retail FAR
NeighbourhoodWalk/income statusRaw scorez ScoreRaw scorez ScoreRaw scorez ScoreRaw scorez ScoreWalkability z scoreMedian household income (2000 census)
KenmoreLow/low14.41−1.002.77−0.240.250.170.270.33−1.74$61 154
Kent East HillLow/low22.07−0.7618.70−0.050.681.930.16−0.030.33$31 959
Martin Luther KingLow/low72.170.608.18−0.170.07−0.570.360.641.1$42 342
SkywayLow/low36.45−0.393.63−0.230.390.730.380.720.44$57 705
Federal WayLow/high48.72−0.058.52−0.170.05−0.690.16−0.03−0.99$65 983
Newport/NewcastleLow/high30.47−0.554.36−0.220.01−0.820.00−0.56−2.7$80 708
RedmondLow/high33.57−0.478.81−0.160.10−0.480.00−0.56−2.14$64 427
SammamishLow/high24.92−0.712.57−0.240.04−0.690.320.51−1.84$97 690
AuburnHigh/low54.220.119.77−0.150.701.990.581.373.43$31 817
Beacon HillHigh/low120.031.9325.840.030.300.360.440.915.16$36 077
White CenterHigh/low69.460.539.99−0.150.601.610.501.123.64$36 464
BroadwayHigh/low131.872.24159.791.60.671.950.511.179.2$37 105
KirklandHigh/high50.440.0018.56−0.050.882.730.400.783.46$62 627
Capitol HillHigh/high60.880.2913.12−0.110.17−0.200.440.901.17$85 695
Upper Queen AnneHigh/high77.010.7413.72−0.110.300.370.561.303.04$82 029
AdmiralHigh/high74.290.6620.53−0.020.561.440.561.304.04$46 876