The neighborhood of Concordia is part of the city of Portland, Oregon.
The character of Concordia is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case closer to the railway line. Finally, public green spaces, like Fernhill Park, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, which results in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations within Concordia.
In Concordia, roughly 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are the main housing type in the rest of the housing stock. This part of the city has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the units in the neighborhood and 30% are occupied by renters. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred prior to the 1960s.
The closest supermarket in this part of the city is generally only a very short walk away. In addition, those who appreciate dining in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of choices in Concordia. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in this neighborhood.
Concordia is a fairly convenient part of Portland for pedestrians; many daily needs are easy to carry out on foot. Concordia is reasonably car friendly. It is convenient to park. However, the public transit service in this area is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences.