35th Ave NE Business District Survey
1. Had you heard of the Wedgwood Vision Plan before this survey?
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Response
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Yes
30.7%319
No
69.3%721
2. If yes, did you participate in the Wedgwood Vision Plan?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
8.8%86
No
37.6%368
Did not hear of the Vision Plan.
53.7%526
3. Were you aware of the citizen-driven 35th Ave NE Neighborhood Planning Process that is ongoing?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
24.1%249
No
75.9%786
4. In your opinion, what are the north and south limits of the 35th Ave NE Business District?
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Percent
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Southern End:
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100.0%960
Northern End:
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99.7%957
5. Do you live in the “neighborhood?”
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
89.2%916
No
10.8%111
6. If yes, how many blocks away from the "35th Ave NE Business District" do you live?
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Percent
Response
Count
Less than 5 blocks
51.8%522
More than 5 blocks
43.2%435
Don’t Know
0.7%7
Don't Live in the Neighborhood
4.3%43
7. Do you work in the “neighborhood?”
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Percent
Response
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Yes
19.3%197
No
80.7%825
8. If you do work in the neighborhood, which neighborhood do you work in?
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Percent
Response
Count
Don't work in the neighborhood
67.1%635
Wedgwood
12.8%121
Bryant
3.7%35
View Ridge
1.8%17
Ravenna
2.4%23
Hawthorne Hills
0.7%7
Meadowbrook
1.5%14
Other
10.0%95
9. How often do you visit the 35th Ave NE Business District?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Daily
30.0%309
2-4 times/week
46.9%483
Once a week
12.8%132
2 times/month
5.2%53
Once a month
2.4%25
Not regularly
2.6%27
10. When do you usually visit the 35th Ave NE Business District?
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Percent
Response
Count
Weekdays
29.0%298
Weekday Evenings
14.7%151
Weekend Days
11.9%122
Weekend Evenings
1.3%13
No Set Time
43.1%442
11. What is your typical length of visit to the 35th Ave NE Business District?
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Percent
Response
Count
Less than 1 Hour
60.6%621
1-2 Hours
34.9%358
3-4 Hours
2.0%21
4 Hours or Longer
2.2%23
12. Please rank up to three of the top reasons you visit the 35th Ave NE Business District.
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Top Reason
 
Restaurant/DiningCoffee/SnackSocializing/DrinksPersonal BusinessShopping/GroceryShopping/Non-GroceryBankingPlace of WorshipTo WalkRecreation (Yoga/Dance)Response
Count
My 3 top reasons are:7.8% (79)20.3% (206)0.8% (8)4.9% (50)52.4% (532)3.0% (30)4.1% (42)1.7% (17)3.3% (34)1.8% (18)1,016
Secondary Reason
 
Restaurant/DiningCoffee/SnackSocializing/DrinksPersonal BusinessShopping/GroceryShopping/Non-GroceryBankingPlace of WorshipTo WalkRecreation (Yoga/Dance)Response
Count
My 3 top reasons are:11.9% (120)21.7% (219)3.7% (37)6.6% (67)20.2% (204)11.2% (113)14.0% (141)2.1% (21)6.1% (62)2.6% (26)1,010
Third Reason
 
Restaurant/DiningCoffee/SnackSocializing/DrinksPersonal BusinessShopping/GroceryShopping/Non-GroceryBankingPlace of WorshipTo WalkRecreation (Yoga/Dance)Response
Count
My 3 top reasons are:11.8% (118)16.4% (164)5.7% (57)10.1% (101)10.1% (101)9.3% (93)18.4% (184)2.1% (21)12.1% (121)3.8% (38)998
13. This is your PRIMARY business district for shopping.
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Strongly Agree
19.8%201
Somewhat Agree
38.2%388
Not Sure
5.0%51
Somewhat Disagree
21.2%216
Strongly Disagree
15.8%161
14. If you AGREE, what are your top reasons?
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Percent
Response
Count
Live Nearby
74.0%492
Grocery Store
21.7%144
Variety of Shops
2.6%17
Atmosphere/Fun
1.8%12
A specific store...
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15. If you DISAGREE, what are your top reasons?
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Percent
Response
Count
Live Too Far Away
6.6%29
Inconvenient
2.0%9
Not Enough Variety
60.0%264
Prefer to Shop Elsewhere
31.4%138
Other (please specify)
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16. I typically shop in the Business District closest to:
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
NE 55th Street
2.8%28
NE 65th Street
7.2%73
NE 70th Street
5.5%55
NE 75th Street
26.8%270
NE 85th Street
46.2%466
NE 95th Street
0.7%7
Unsure
2.8%28
Don't Typical Shop on 35th
8.1%82
17. How safe do you feel during the DAYTIME in the Business District?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Very Safe
89.7%908
Somewhat Safe
9.8%99
Not Very Safe
0.5%5
Not at All Safe 0.0%0
18. How safe do you feel AT NIGHT in the Business District?
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Percent
Response
Count
Very Safe
57.6%578
Somewhat Safe
37.9%380
Not Very Safe
4.1%41
Not at All Safe
0.4%4
19. What is your gender?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Male
32.9%333
Female
66.2%670
Rather Not Share
0.9%9
20. What is your age?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Under 30
4.5%46
30 – 49
49.5%501
50 - 64
29.1%294
65+
15.3%155
Rather Not Share
1.6%16
21. What is your ethnicity?
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Percent
Response
Count
White/Caucasian
87.5%886
Black/African American
0.7%7
Asian
3.4%34
Latino
1.3%13
Other
2.3%23
Rather Not Answer
4.8%49
22. How many people did you come to 35th Ave NE with?
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Percent
Response
Count
One
70.0%63
Two
20.0%18
Three +
10.0%9
23. Are you with Kids?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
29.7%33
No
70.3%78
24. I have kids of the following ages: (select all that apply)
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Have no kids
34.0%302
0-4 years old
20.0%178
5-10 years old
26.5%236
11-14 years old
11.4%101
14+ years old
22.6%201
Rather Not Share
3.7%33
25. Are you comfortable with more development along 35th Ave NE?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
83.8%793
No
16.2%153
26. Would you like to see a greater diversity of business within the 35th Ave NE Business District, such as restaurants, bookstores, hardware stores, and other retail?
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Response
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Yes
92.4%876
No
7.6%72
27. What additional types of businesses would you LIKE to see in the business district?
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Percent
Response
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Business Type 1:
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100.0%934
Business Type 2:
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79.9%746
Business Type 3:
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60.5%565
Business Type 4:
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40.8%381
28. What additional types of businesses would you NOT LIKE to see in the business district?
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Percent
Response
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Business Type 1:
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100.0%932
Business Type 2:
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64.3%599
Business Type 3:
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38.8%362
Business Type 4:
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21.1%197
29. In your opinion, is the 35th Ave NE Business District:
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Underdeveloped
87.9%790
Overdeveloped
12.1%109
30. I’m comfortable with increased development (housing and commercial) within the 35th Ave NE Business District if it:
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Percent
Response
Count
No More Development!
8.3%79
Is Well Designed
71.7%680
It’s Located Appropriately
54.5%517
Provides Increased Retail
46.0%436
Improves Streetscape & Walkability
75.1%712
Provides Housing Diversity
20.1%191
Transitioned Well With Single-Family
44.1%418
Other (please specify)
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31. The pie chart is a breakdown of the business types located on 35th Ave NE, between NE 68th Street and NE 87th Street. The results show that 71% of businesses are service-focused (e.g., accountants, lawyers, dentists, etc) and 24% are retail-focused (e.g., coffee shops, boutiques, grocery stores, etc.). The remaining are other types of businesses.਀ Please select the answer that best describes your opinion of this ratio of service- to retail-focused business types for the 35th Ave NE Business District.
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
The ratio of business types is just right.
11.2%94
More Retail-Focused Business Types are needed
67.5%569
More Service-Focused Business Types are needed
3.4%29
No opinion.
17.9%151
32. My biggest concern with increased development is:
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33. Do you have any suggestions for changes for the 35th Ave NE Business District? If so, please share as much as you’d like.
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34. How did you visit the 35th Ave NE Business District TODAY?
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Percent
Response
Count
Biked
2.4%3
Drove Alone
44.8%56
Carpooled/Dropped Off
12.8%16
Bus
1.6%2
Walked
38.4%48
35. What was the reason you chose to travel this way TODAY?
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Percent
Response
Count
Convenience
57.3%51
Utility (fastest, cheapest, etc)
12.4%11
Exercise/Leisure
30.3%27
Other (please specify)
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36. If you drove today, did you park on-street or off-street?
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Percent
Response
Count
On Street
19.3%17
Off Street (parking lot, etc)
61.4%54
Did Not Drive
19.3%17
37. How do you visit the 35th Ave NE Business District TYPICALLY?
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Percent
Response
Count
Drive Alone
56.1%64
Biked
1.8%2
Carpool/Dropped Off
12.3%14
Bus
2.6%3
Walk
27.2%31