Tree lined streets and unique, craftsman homes characterize this quaint, middle-class neighborhood. Built on the second, taller hill that rises behind Capitol Hill, The Hill neighborhood provides the backdrop to the north side of the city. A literal city on a hill, this neighborhood appears to be an urban paradise. Beneath the surface, however, The Hill is built on the same foundation of humanity as any other community.
History of The Hill
By the 1950’s, the old divisions between communities disappeared as the price of land overshadowed forgotten disputes. Housing developments absorbed the farmland closest to Midtown, and Uptown expanded ever westward.1950-1980: Counterculture