Hayden Island is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon.
The character of Hayden Island is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover and they are very well-distributed, which makes them easy to access. This part of Portland is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be reasonably tranquil - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near the railway line or Pacific Highway.
The average year of construction for dwellings in Hayden Island is 1980. In this area, about one quarter of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and mobile homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This part of Portland has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of Portland. As far as food is concerned, it is very often possible for house buyers in this neighborhood to purchase their groceries on foot. Likewise, it is convenient to walk to the closest coffee shop, and residents of Hayden Island benefit from about 30 restaurants as well.
The preferred transportation option in this area is usually a car. It is a short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Pacific Highway, from any home in Hayden Island, and parking is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit network in this part of the city is fairly poor. Nonetheless, home owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. This part of Portland is not especially suitable for traveling on foot as carrying out daily needs is sometimes difficult.