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neighborhood overview

One of the first communities in Spokane to be developed with numerous suburban neighborhoods was a large tract of land east of the city called East Central Spokane. As the name suggests, it is on the east side of Spokane and centrally located. The official neighborhood is expansive and covers multiple areas considered by locals to be independent neighborhoods, such as the Sprague Union District on East Sprague Avenue, the South Perry District, the Underhill Park area and the University District on the eastern fringe of Downtown Spokane. It was roughly bounded on the north by Trent Avenue, then later by Sprague Avenue, and extended south to Fourteenth Avenue. East Central neighborhood is in transition and growing. The low cost of living combined with proximity to downtown has created a suitable location for many young families to move in and call this part of Spokane home. With this influx of new residents, crime has dropped and diversity has increased. Neighbors are full of optimism about the neighborhood’s future. On any given day, families, professionals, and older veterans share space within the neighborhood. 





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river day School

grant Elementary School

lewis & clark high School

Children's House Montessori

Summit Christian Academy

climate and average temperatures

❄️ Winter Low in January: 22° F

Snow: 44 inches per year

☀️ Summer High in July: 83° F

🌧️ Rain: 17 inches per year

local favorites

We love to support local businesses! Here are few of East Central' favorites.

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Fred meyer

400 S Thor St, Spokane, WA

Lolo boutique

319 W 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA

Rockwood Bakery

315 E 18th Ave, Spokane, WA

The Barbers

1304 S Grand Blvd, Spokane, WA

South Perry Farmers Market

924 S Perry St, Spokane, WA

MUV Fitness

809 W Main Ave Ste 200, Spokane, WA

things to do

  • Take a bike ride or walk through the Centennial Trail.
  • Go picnicking at nearby parks, most notably, Underhill Park, Liberty Park and Grant Park.
  • Eat and drink with a handful of restaurants, most notably, The shop, Casper Fry, Lantern Tap House, Fresh Soul Restaurant, and Atilano's Mexican Food.
  • Visit nearby Historical Places such as Bing Crosby House, Campbell House and Hillyard Heritage Museum.

the food scene

Spokane is home to many amazing restaurants and food places. Here are some of East Central' bests.

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The shop

942 S Perry St, Spokane, WA

Casper Fry

928 S Perry St, Spokane, WA

Lantern Tap House

928 S Perry St, Spokane, WA

Fresh Soul Restaurant

3029 E 5th Ave, Spokane, WA

Atilano's Mexican Food

809 W Main Ave Ste 200, Spokane, WA 


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