The neighborhood of Centennial is part of the city of Portland, Oregon.
The character of Centennial is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of the city is quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, a large number of locations in the neighborhood have reasonably good access to public green spaces, such as Powell Butte Nature Park and Parklane Park, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out and reaching a park is easy from the majority of properties.
In Centennial, roughly 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this neighborhood is evenly split between owners and renters. The median year of construction for properties in this area is 1971.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in this neighborhood. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With respect to food, a supermarket is generally reachable within a short walk from anywhere in this part of Portland. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value close by restaurants and cafes.
This area is suitable for traveling on foot; meeting daily needs is easy by walking. Public transit riders may experience few options in Centennial by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, driving is a good medium of transportation in this area. Coming across a place to park is quite easy.