• Sturtevant Creek Basin Drainage Details

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    Lake Washington Watershed (WRIA 8) / State Stream #08-0260

    Updated: July 2017

    The City of Bellevue does not guarantee that the information on this map is accurate or complete. This data is provided on an "as is" basis and disclaims all warranties.

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    Land Characteristics

    Basin Area
    772 Total Acres
    City Area
    3.6%
    Drainage Jurisdiction(s)
    Bellevue: 100.0%
    Beaux Arts: 0.0%
    Clyde Hill: 0.0%
    Issaquah: 0.0%
    King County: 0.0%
    Kirkland: 0.0%
    Medina: 0.0%
    Newcastle: 0.0%
    Redmond: 0.0%
    Renton: 0.0%
    Lowest Elevation
    19 Ft
    Highest Elevation
    246 Ft
    Total Length of Open Channel
    0.8 Miles
    Total Length of Storm Drainage Pipes:
    22.6 Miles

    Salmon Present in the Basin

    • Chinook*+
    • Coho+
    • Sockeye
    • Cutthroat Trout

    * Listed Federal Endangered Species
    + City Species of Local Importance (Bellevue Land Use Code 20.25H.150A)

    Population

    The population density in Bellevue ranges from 1,344 to 9,851 people per square mile.

    Basin Population (2016)
    6,167
    % of all Basins
    4.1%
    Basin Population Density
    5,111 People per Square Mile

    Land Use

    Entire Basin Within Bellevue
    Public Right of Way 23.6% 23.6%
    Commercial/Office 32.5% 32.5%
    Industrial 3.5% 3.5%
    Institutional/Government 5.7% 5.7%
    Mixed Use/Misc 11.0% 11.0%
    Multi-Family 3.0% 3.0%
    Open Space/Park 3.0% 3.0%
    Single Family Residential 8.4% 8.4%
    Unknown 9.3% 9.3%

    Land Cover

    Entire Basin Within Bellevue
    Impervious 72.3% 72.3%
    Tree Canopy 18.9% 18.9%
    Impervious in 100 Ft Stream Buffer 58.5% 58.5%
    Tree Canopy in 100 Ft Stream Buffer 25.2% 25.2%