Picnic Point-North Lynnwood

Welcome to Picnic Point-North Lynnwood

Convenient location and welcoming environment 
Picnic Point-North Lynnwood is a picturesque neighborhood located within the city of Lynnwood in Snohomish County. A mere 16 miles north of Seattle, Picnic Point-North Lynnwood offers easy access to shopping, dining, culture, and outdoor recreation. With its convenient location, welcoming residents, and reasonably priced real estate, Lynnwood has grown steadily in recent years. Picnic Point-North Lynnwood enjoys the benefits of Lynnwood’s growth while still providing residents with an idyllic environment to call home.
Lynnwood, Wash., has a rich history centered around farming and forestry that dates back to 1889 when William Morrice purchased the land that would eventually become the Alderwood Mall. Although the area was sparsely populated for much of its history, development began to increase in the late 1940s. Once Lynnwood was officially incorporated in 1959, the city proliferated into the thriving suburban hub that it is today.

What to Love

  • Up-and-coming city
  • Easy commute to Seattle, Bothell, and Bellevue
  • Exceptional shopping and dining
  • Convenient access to outdoor recreation
  • Friendly town environment with urban comforts
  • Economical cost of living with fantastic amenities

Local Lifestyle

Lynnwood residents can easily commute to Seattle, Bellevue, and beyond, thanks to their neighborhood’s proximity to 405 and I-5. And for those who yearn for the great outdoors, just venturing north on I-5 provides a world of outdoor delights, including hiking, biking, fishing, and more. Within the neighborhood of Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, residents enjoy a serene, suburban environment, with many properties even having picturesque Puget Sound and lake views. Lynnwood is a bustling city experiencing rapid growth, including the building of beautiful new homes and new retail experiences. Lynnwood offers residents unlimited potential but, most importantly, a warm and welcoming spirit, inviting all to call it "home." 

Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

Indigo Kitchen and Alehouse is a family-owned establishment. The restaurant offers a delightful dining experience featuring an array of enjoyable culinary delights, complemented by a diverse selection of draft beers and cocktails, all presented in a sophisticated space. 
Bobby's Hawaiian Style Restaurant stands out for its array of authentic Hawaiian cuisine. The restaurant presents a relaxed island ambiance to enjoy an extensive menu of appetizers, unique entrees, and family-style meals. 
Salt and Iron is a sleek, modern restaurant featuring ingeniously prepared seafood. Fresh seafood is sourced locally to provide the best in quality to the patrons of Salt and Iron. They also boast exceptional service and an unbeatable ambiance. 
Alderwood is a 1.3 million-square-foot retail center that hosts luxury and boutique stores and various bars, restaurants, and cafes. Within Alderwood is a spacious, manicured outdoor shopping area and a bright, modern indoor area. Shopping is made convenient with ample parking, including a well-appointed parking garage.

Things to Do

Picnic Point Park is a Snohomish County park that boasts stunning views of Whidbey Island and the distant Olympic Mountain range. Visitors can enjoy a tranquil setting for picnicking and beach activities, with tables and charcoal cookers provided for convenience. Sunset viewing is a popular pastime at the park, thanks to its excellent views.
Meadowdale Beach Park is a stunning 108-acre Snohomish County park with bay access and a scenic beach. Meadowdale also has picnic shelters, walking paths, and wetlands. Visitors can stroll through a one-mile nature trail, watch migrating salmon, observe multiple bird species in their natural habitat, and take in views of the Olympic Mountains. 
Fairbank Animal Farm is open on weekends in October. Visitors can find their perfect pumpkin at the pumpkin patch while also enjoying the many animals on the farm, such as goats, sheep, pigs, and chickens. The farm also offers family-friendly activities, including toy duck races, a tiny tot "maize maze," hay tunnel, and the opportunity to watch chicks hatch. 
Heritage Park hosts Heritage & History Days, an annual summer weekend event from June through August. Visitors can explore Car 55 of the Seattle-Everett Interurban trolley, with tours between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Additionally, all the buildings in Heritage Park, including Lynnwood-Alderwood Manor Heritage Association, are open for visitors to explore and learn about local history.


Residents of Picnic Point-Lynwood are served by Everett School District and Northshore School District. Students may attend:

Overview for Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, WA

11,993 people live in Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, where the median age is 44.6 and the average individual income is $55,901.55. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

44.6 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, WA

Picnic Point-North Lynnwood has 4,462 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Picnic Point-North Lynnwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,993 people call Picnic Point-North Lynnwood home. The population density is 3,155.12 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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51.91 / 48.09%

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Schools in Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, WA

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The following schools are within or nearby Picnic Point-North Lynnwood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Picnic Point Elementary
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Serene Lake Elementary
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Around Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, WA

There's plenty to do around Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Limitless Fitness, Immortals Fitness, and Body By Burnis.

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Active 4.35 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.36 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.85 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.05 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 1.04 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.38 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars

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