Welcome to Union Hill-Novelty Hill, a beautiful census-designated place located in King County, Washington. This charming community was first recognized by the Census Bureau in the 2000 census and has since become a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. With a population of 18,805 at the 2010 census, Union Hill-Novelty Hill is a thriving community that offers a unique blend of natural beauty, rich history, and modern amenities.
One of the most striking features of Union Hill-Novelty Hill is its stunning geography. Located in northern King County, the community is bordered to the west by the city of Redmond, and a separate portion of the city, comprising the Redmond Watershed Preserve, is surrounded by the northern part of the CDP. To the north is the Cottage Lake CDP, and Washington State Route 202 runs along the southern edge of the community in the valley of Evans Creek and Patterson Creek. The Ames Lake CDP is to the southeast, and downtown Seattle is 20 miles (32 km) to the southwest. With a total area of 24.3 square miles (63.0 km2), of which 24.2 square miles (62.8 km2) are land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km2), or 0.36%, are water, Union Hill-Novelty Hill is a vast and diverse community that offers something for everyone.
In addition to its breathtaking natural beauty, Union Hill-Novelty Hill is also home to a vibrant and diverse community. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a population density of 462.9 people per square mile (178.7/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP is 90.77% White, 0.78% African American, 0.39% Native American, 4.25% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 1.30% from other races, and 2.45% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino people of any race were 3.45% of the population. With a median household income of $98,061 and a per capita income of $58,285, Union Hill-Novelty Hill ranks 5th of 522 areas in the state of Washington to be ranked based on per capita income. The community is also home to a thriving education system, with most of the community in the Lake Washington School District. Other portions are in the Riverview School District and in the Snoqualmie Valley School District.
Whether you’re a nature lover, history buff, or simply looking for a relaxing getaway, Union Hill-Novelty Hill has something to offer. From its stunning natural beauty to its vibrant community and rich history, this charming community is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to the Pacific Northwest. So why wait? Book your trip to Union Hill-Novelty Hill today and discover the many treasures of this enchanting destination for yourself!