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Living in Portland Heights
Located in Southwest Portland is the quant mini neighborhood, Portland Heights tucked in the hills just above Downtown Portland. Unlike most areas in this part of Portland, Portland Heights is more level. The neighborhood was originally developed in the 1920's, so most homes are traditional bungalows and colonials. Washington Park runs alongside this neighborhood, Portland Heights is a bit of a hidden gem.
There are beautiful tree lined trails that lead to Washington Park. Washington Park has so many excellent things to do like visit the Oregon Zoo or Portland's Children Museum, enjoy exhibits and learn about the forest and the animals that call it home at the World Forestry Center. The Hoyt Arboretum offers twelve miles of trails with beautiful trees and bushes throughout. The International Rose Garden and the Japanese Gardens offer a peaceful and stunning atmosphere, when the flowers have bloomed at the Rose Garden or just strolling through the Japanese Gardens with beautiful ponds, bridges and water features.
A decent amount of residents in Portland Heights have the luxury of not having to commute at all because they work from home. For those that don't have that option, generally travel by car, some will walk or bike to work. Portland Heights does have the option to take a train or bus as well to commute into the city, although Downtown Portland is really close.
Schools in Portland Heights
Portland Public School District serves the Portland Heights neighborhood with excellent public schooling, offering some of the best schools in the city. According to Greatschools.org, Ainsworth Elementary School and West Sylvan Middle School were both given a well deserved 9/10 rating and Lincoln High School was given an 8/10 rating. There are many private school options available to Portland Heights residents as well, such as St. Mary's Academy, The International School and Cedarwood Waldorf School. The schools in this neighborhood make the neighborhood much more attractive to potential buyers.
Homes in Portland Heights
The homes in Portland Heights are mostly medium to large single family homes or apartment complexes with the majority of homes being owner occupied. Over half of the homes in Portland Heights are considered historic having been built around 1939 and some even earlier. The homes vary from historic traditional stately homes to mid century modern. While some homes along the hillside are high up on stilts, others are set back in a forest setting. Homes in Portland Heights can be pricey well into the millions while other smaller cottages and homes are more reasonably priced.