Sunnyland Real Estate And Community Information

Sunnyland is a great established neighborhood in the center of Bellingham, west of Interstate 5 and north of Whatcom Creek. This neighborhood is home to over 2,200 residents. This historic neighborhood is dominated by single family two story homes. The majority of these homes were built in the 1920s and are classic Craftsman style bungalows. The housing architecture and planting strips along the sidewalks offer great character in this neighborhood.


Living in Sunnyland

There are many great amenities located right within Sunnyland. With excellent schools, beautiful park facilities, and commercial areas, this neighborhood has much to offer its residents.

Students in Sunnyland are educated through Bellingham Public Schools. Both Sunnyland Elementary School (2800 James Street), K-5, and Bellingham High School (2020 Cornwall Avenue), 9-12, are located right in the neighborhood.

For those that like to spend time outside, Memorial Park (King Street) offers green space and trails and Sunnyland Park (210 Lottie Street) has a fun playground for kids to explore. Cornwall Park is located right next to the Sunnyland neighborhood. This great community park has many amenities, including a disc golf course, tennis and pickleball courts, basketball court, multipurpose fields, horseshoe pits, playgrounds, a spray park, and gardens.

James Street serves as the heart and commercial hub of Sunnyland. There are many commercial businesses along the street. Trader Joe's is located at the corner of Alabama Street and James Street for the convenience of residents. Several restaurants and small businesses are also found in this area for the neighborhood to enjoy. At the southern end of Sunnyland, there are several automotive and light manufacturing businesses.  

The central location of Sunnyland allows for easy commuting throughout Bellingham. With its position along Interstate 5, residents can get anywhere in the metropolitan area or throughout Washington state quickly.

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Diana Burgon
eXp Realty
1321 King St.
Bellingham WA 98225
Office: 360-927-8588
Cell: 360-927-8588