31 Aug '11, 5pm

Zip decoding: Can one Seattle area serve as model of diversity?

Zip decoding: Can one Seattle area serve as model of diversity?

The area's white population increased from 27 to 31 percent between the 2000 and 2010 censuses, and any citizen of the 98118 will tell you that the neighborhood's changed a lot over the last decade. It's been changing since my parents moved there, in 1990, when they realized that the South End's affordability conveniently coincided with their desire to raise their children outside the cloying whiteness of North Seattle. But it was in our family's second decade in the area that the effects of gentrification began to float more visibly to the surface. Columbia City, the slightly denser, more commercial neighborhood just west of sleepy Seward Park, where I live, wore the face of these changes, as the lackluster business strip there transformed into a bustling urban hub, complete with gift boutiques, a farmers market, a yoga studio, a bookstore, a cinema (now defunct, unfortun...

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