Forest Park - Linnton is a neighborhood within Portland, Oregon.
Forest Park - Linnton is quiet overall, as the streets are generally peaceful - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around the railway line. It is rather challenging to reach public green spaces from most locations in the neighborhood since they are distributed sporadically. Despite that, there are approximately 20 parks close by for residents to enjoy.
The predominant housing types in Forest Park - Linnton are single detached homes and townhouses. Around one third of properties in this neighborhood were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s and the 2000s. This part of the city has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Forest Park - Linnton. With respect to food, it is very rarely practical for house buyers in this part of Portland to shop for their groceries on foot. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants within walking distance.
A car is a great mode of transportation in Forest Park - Linnton. Parking is easy. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very hard in this part of the city. Nonetheless, home owners have access to a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for residents in this part of the city as running common errands is difficult.