Carnation Real Estate Market
Most homes for sale in Carnation range in price from $300,000 to $500,000. If you prefer starting from the ground up and building the home of your dreams, there are also quite a few opportunities to buy land in Carnation, which of course feature breathtaking outlooks of the scenic mountain landscape. Few Carnation homes on the real estate market exceed $500,000, but the ones that do often include plenty of open acreage.
A quiet community about 12.5 miles from Redmond and 22 miles from Bellevue, Carnation, Washington is quintessential small-town America. Encompassing only about 1.16 square miles, this eastern Seattle suburb is home to around 2,000 residents and pressed right up against the Snoqualmie and Tolt Rivers, further enhancing its rich natural setting.
Downtown Carnation is centered on Tolt Avenue, which is where most of its businesses and city buildings are located. Several restaurants, Miller's Community & Art Center, the local hardware store, and even a Starbucks are situated along Tolt Ave.
The area's largest elementary school, Carnation Elementary, is positioned on the north end of Tolt, and its primary middle school on the south end. The area's only high school, Cedarcrest High School, is roughly 10 miles from Carnation in Duvall, Washington. For home buyers with kids, Carnation is part of the Riverview School District, which only consists of 4 elementary schools, Carnation Middle School, and Cedarcrest High School.