Bellevue, Washington

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.wikipedia
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King County, Washington

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.
King County is one of three Washington counties that are included in the Seattle–Tacoma–Bellevue metropolitan statistical area.

Eastside (King County, Washington)

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle. More recently, an expansion along Bellevue Way called "The Lodge" and the new One Lincoln Tower promise to strengthen downtown Bellevue's role as the largest Seattle Eastside shopping and dining destination. Premised on the 2008 approval of the extension of Link Light Rail to the Eastside, the city hopes to mitigate transportation problems impeding earlier efforts in redeveloping the downtown core; viewed as an economic development opportunity by many in the business and building development community, the process has focused on infrastructure and the encouragement of private construction in a large-scale urban renewal effort.
The most common definitions of the Eastside include the cities of Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Sammamish, Issaquah, Newcastle, and Mercer Island.

Lake Washington

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.
It borders the cities of Seattle on the west, Bellevue and Kirkland on the east, Renton on the south and Kenmore on the north, and encloses Mercer Island.

T-Mobile US

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Current companies with headquarters in Bellevue include Expedia, T-Mobile and Valve Corporation.
Its headquarters are located in Bellevue, Washington, in the Seattle metropolitan area.

Valve Corporation

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Current companies with headquarters in Bellevue include Expedia, T-Mobile and Valve Corporation.
Valve Corporation is an American video game developer, publisher and digital distribution company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

Seattle metropolitan area

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As the third-largest city in the Seattle metropolitan area, Bellevue has variously been characterized as an edge city, a suburb, boomburb, or satellite city.
Seattle–Bellevue–Everett metropolitan division

List of Washington locations by per capita income

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Based on per capita income, Bellevue is the 6th wealthiest of 522 communities in the state of Washington.
29 Bellevue, Washington $45,972

Seattle

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.
Beginning with Microsoft's 1979 move from Albuquerque, New Mexico, to nearby Bellevue, Washington, Seattle and its suburbs became home to a number of technology companies including Amazon.com, F5 Networks, RealNetworks, Nintendo of America, McCaw Cellular (now part of AT&T Mobility), VoiceStream (now T-Mobile), and biomedical corporations such as HeartStream (later purchased by Philips), Heart Technologies (later purchased by Boston Scientific), Physio-Control (later purchased by Medtronic), ZymoGenetics, ICOS (later purchased by Eli Lilly and Company) and Immunex (later purchased by Amgen).

Bellevue Square

Reflective of Bellevue's growth over the years is Bellevue Square, now one of the largest shopping centers in the region.
Bellevue Square is a shopping center in Bellevue, Washington.

Lincoln Square (Bellevue)

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More recently, an expansion along Bellevue Way called "The Lodge" and the new One Lincoln Tower promise to strengthen downtown Bellevue's role as the largest Seattle Eastside shopping and dining destination.
Lincoln Square is a mixed-use urban development in Bellevue, Washington, owned by prominent local developer Kemper Freeman.

Lake Hills, Bellevue

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Lake Hills was annexed in 1969. Communities within Bellevue include Bellecrest, Bridle Trails, Crossroads, Eastgate/Cougar Mountain, Enatai, Factoria, Lake Hills, Newport, Northeast Bellevue, Northwest Bellevue, Sammamish/East Bellevue, Somerset, Sunset, Tam o'shanter, West Bellevue, Wilburton, and Woodridge.
Lake Hills is a neighborhood in Bellevue, Washington.

Crossroads, Bellevue

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The Crossroads community was annexed in 1964. Bellevue is bordered by the cities of Kirkland to the north and Redmond to the northeast along the Overlake and Crossroads neighborhoods. Communities within Bellevue include Bellecrest, Bridle Trails, Crossroads, Eastgate/Cougar Mountain, Enatai, Factoria, Lake Hills, Newport, Northeast Bellevue, Northwest Bellevue, Sammamish/East Bellevue, Somerset, Sunset, Tam o'shanter, West Bellevue, Wilburton, and Woodridge.
Crossroads is a neighborhood in Bellevue, Washington.

Kelsey Creek

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Much of Bellevue is drained by the Kelsey Creek watershed, whose source is located in the Larsen and Phantom Lake green belt and whose outlet is near where Interstate 90 meets Lake Washington's eastern shore.
Kelsey Creek is a creek in Bellevue, Washington on Seattle's Eastside.

James S. Ditty

Although it was small, developers were pushing to change that; in the 1920s, James S. Ditty predicted that it would become a city with a population of 200,000.
James Sanderson Ditty (1880–1962) was a photo-engraver in the Seattle area for 30 years and an "adventurous entrepreneur" and "hard-nosed" businessman who was involved in the developing of Bellevue, Washington.

Washington (state)

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Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.
Seattle, Bellevue, and Redmond, which are all within King County, have sizable Chinese communities (including Taiwanese), as well as significant Indian and Japanese communities.

Overlake, Washington

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Bellevue is bordered by the cities of Kirkland to the north and Redmond to the northeast along the Overlake and Crossroads neighborhoods.
Overlake is the name for a region comprising parts of eastern Bellevue and southern Redmond, Washington.

Interstate 90 in Washington

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Much of Bellevue is drained by the Kelsey Creek watershed, whose source is located in the Larsen and Phantom Lake green belt and whose outlet is near where Interstate 90 meets Lake Washington's eastern shore.
The section of I-90 between Seattle and I-405 in Bellevue was delayed for decades because of environmental concerns and lawsuits by local groups over the freeway's potential impact on nearby neighborhoods.

Washington State Route 520

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The city is bisected by Interstate 405 running north-south, and the southern portion is crossed from west to east by Interstate 90. The State Route 520 freeway roughly delineates the upper reaches of Bellevue.
SR 520 intersects several state highways, including Interstate 5 (I-5) in Seattle, I-405 in Bellevue, and SR 202 in Redmond.

Redmond, Washington

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Bellevue is bordered by the cities of Kirkland to the north and Redmond to the northeast along the Overlake and Crossroads neighborhoods. The city's long-term plans include the Bel-Red Corridor Project, a large-scale planning effort to encourage the redevelopment of a large northern section of the city bordering the adjacent town of Redmond which is a major employment area in the city.
Redmond is bordered by Kirkland to the west, Bellevue to the southwest, and Sammamish to the southeast.

Expedia

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Current companies with headquarters in Bellevue include Expedia, T-Mobile and Valve Corporation.
Expedia is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

Mercer Island, Washington

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Across the short East Channel Bridge, I-90 connects Bellevue to Mercer Island to the southwest.
Mercer Island is in the Seattle Metropolitan Area, with Seattle located to its west and Bellevue located to its east.

Interstate 405 (Washington)

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The city is bisected by Interstate 405 running north-south, and the southern portion is crossed from west to east by Interstate 90. The State Route 520 freeway roughly delineates the upper reaches of Bellevue.
The 30 mi freeway serves the cities of Renton, Bellevue, Kirkland, and Bothell.

Eastgate, Bellevue

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Communities within Bellevue include Bellecrest, Bridle Trails, Crossroads, Eastgate/Cougar Mountain, Enatai, Factoria, Lake Hills, Newport, Northeast Bellevue, Northwest Bellevue, Sammamish/East Bellevue, Somerset, Sunset, Tam o'shanter, West Bellevue, Wilburton, and Woodridge.
Eastgate is a neighborhood of Bellevue, Washington, United States.

Coal Creek (Washington)

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To the west of Cougar Mountain, Bellevue includes the Coal Creek, Somerset, and Factoria neighborhoods.
Coal Creek is a creek in Bellevue, Washington, United States, on Seattle's Eastside.

Link light rail

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Premised on the 2008 approval of the extension of Link Light Rail to the Eastside, the city hopes to mitigate transportation problems impeding earlier efforts in redeveloping the downtown core; viewed as an economic development opportunity by many in the business and building development community, the process has focused on infrastructure and the encouragement of private construction in a large-scale urban renewal effort.
Suburban extensions to Bellevue, Lynnwood, and Federal Way are scheduled to open between 2023 and 2024.