Humboldt is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Humboldt. It is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover. This part of Portland is also reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case close to Pacific Highway.
In Humboldt, roughly 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighborhood also has a good selection of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 55% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 45% are occupied by owners. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place prior to the 1960s.
Home buyers in this part of the city will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, Humboldt is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe, for example on Killingsworth Street. Property owners can find a good number of nearby clothing stores. In terms of education, residents will appreciate that no matter where their home is located in Humboldt, primary as well as high schools are close by. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools.
Humboldt will please home buyers that use several means of transportation. Humboldt features a reasonably good public transit system. More precisely, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. This area is also car friendly. Finding a parking spot is quite easy, and it is a very short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Pacific Highway, from any location in Humboldt. Active people will value the very pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of Portland; many common errands can be run on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby.