Redmond prides itself for its high quality of life with good schools, a healthy economic base, a parks system that provides a variety of active and passive recreational opportunities, diverse offerings for shopping and dining, safe neighborhoods, and an emphasis on quality development and protection of the natural environment. The city is well known as a center of technology and the location for a number of nationally known high-tech and biomedical companies. Among these are Microsoft, Nintendo, AT&T and Physio-Control. Redmond Town Center, a large downtown retail center, offers numerous shops, restaurants, three movie theaters, special events, and live performances by a repertory theatre company and other arts-related groups.
Downtown, Bear Creek, Education Hill, Grass Lawn, Idylwood, North Redmond, Overlake, Sammamish Valley, Southeast Redmond, Willows
Minutes from some of Washington’s finest area attractions, Redmond is in the heard of it all. Marymoor Park, a 640-acre park – complete with soccer and baseball fields, cycling velodrome, rock climbing wall, dog park, picnic areas, extensive paved trails and a radio-controlled airplane field – is sure to keep you busy. Next, head over to Redmond Town Center, which offers a perfect shopping and dining experience in a beautiful outdoor setting and features over 110 shops and restaurants for you to explore. Make time to check out Microsoft and Nintendo, both companies make the proud city of Redmond their home.