Meydenbauer Creek Basin Drainage Details

Lake Washington Watershed (WRIA 8) / State Stream #08-0258

Updated: July 2017

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Land Characteristics

Basin Area
897 Total Acres
City Area
3.7%
Drainage Jurisdiction(s)
Bellevue: 89.3%
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
18 Ft
Highest Elevation
392 Ft
Total Length of Open Channel
0.4 Miles
Total Length of Storm Drainage Pipes:
31 Miles

Salmon Present in the Basin

  • Chinook (Lake only)
  • Coho+ (Lake only)
  • Rainbow Trout (Lake only)
  • Sockeye
  • Cutthroat Trout (Lake only)

* 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)
13,801
% of all Basins
9.1%
Basin Population Density
9,851 People per Square Mile

Land Use

Entire Basin Within Bellevue
Public Right of Way 18.2% 27.5%
Commercial/Office 14.2% 14.2%
Industrial 0.0% 0.0%
Institutional/Government 11.0% 6.3%
Mixed Use/Misc 3.9% 3.2%
Multi-Family 7.6% 7.6%
Open Space/Park 3.8% 3.7%
Single Family Residential 31.1% 27.4%
Unknown 10.1% 10.1%

Land Cover

Entire Basin Within Bellevue
Impervious 60.3% 61.8%
Tree Canopy 24.4% 24.9%
Impervious in 100 Ft Stream Buffer 42.3% 42.3%
Tree Canopy in 100 Ft Stream Buffer 42.4% 42.4%
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