The neighborhood of Alameda is situated within the city of Portland, Oregon.
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Alameda. Green spaces, such as Wilshire Park, are especially well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, which results in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within the neighborhood. This area is also reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the vast majority of buildings in Alameda, while the rest are mainly townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place before the 1960s. This part of the city has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 90% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
It is straightforward to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in this area. Additionally, there is typically a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in Alameda. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
It is convenient for pedestrians to get around in Alameda; many daily needs are easy to carry out by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses close by. Alameda is not particularly transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. In contrast, Alameda is quite car friendly. Parking is generally easy, and most properties for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway.