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Lincoln District

Community, Close to Everything, Historic Homes

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Get to Know Lincoln District

The Lincoln District in Tacoma is located in Tacoma’s South End. The Lincoln District is south of Downtown Tacoma and East of I-5. Lincoln is a great location for commuters due to its proximity to freeways and Downtown Tacoma. It’s also great for historic home lovers of all eras, but especially those who love craftsman homes.

Why Lincoln District is so Great

The Lincoln District (named after the iconic Lincoln High School) has also come to be known as the International District. Teeming with cafes and restaurants owned and ran by an incredibly diverse crowd of Tacomans from all over the world, Lincoln is full of surprises. The neighborhood has lovely tree-lined streets with sidewalks framing historic Craftsman homes, Victorians, and Tudors.

In addition to the international restaurants there are also two specialty grocery stores, Hong Kong Market and the Asia Pacific Market if you’re looking for hard-to-find ingredients.

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What to do in Lincoln District

This popular South End neighborhood is full of places to eat including the famous Vien Dong, Zocolo Mexican Bakery, Uncle Thurms Soul Food, and more places to grab a delicious Bánh mì sandwich than is prudent to list. The variety of little food shops is fantastic.

In addition to great food, karaoke at the Flying Boots Cafe is another favorite local activity.


The neighborhood has lovely treelined streets with sidewalks framing historic Craftsman homes, Victorians, and Tudors.

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What the Neighbors are Saying

We asked Tacoma's Lincoln District residents to tell us about their neighborhood, and here’s what they had to say:

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Recent Posts on Lincoln District

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