The neighborhood of Hillside is situated within the city of Portland, Oregon.
The character of Hillside is exemplified by its relaxed environment. The noise levels in this part of the city are very low, as the streets are very peaceful. Lastly, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore, including Macleay Park and Washington Park, which makes them easy to reach.
The average year of construction for dwellings in Hillside is 1968. In this neighborhood, most of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Home owners occupy roughly 85% of the units in Hillside while the remainder are rented. This neighborhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes.
A fraction of residents in Hillside may have the option to shop for groceries by walking, while others will need another means of transportation. Conversely, a restaurant is typically just around the corner. In terms of education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Hillside.
Hillside is a fairly pleasant part of Portland for pedestrians; many common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby. The best approach to move around in this neighborhood is very often a car. It is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from any location in this part of Portland, and it is very easy to park. On the other hand, this area is not especially transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences.