The neighborhood of Maplewood is located within the city of Portland, Oregon.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Maplewood. This neighborhood is very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, green spaces, like Gabriel Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, which results in them being easy to get to from the majority of locations within Maplewood.
The average year of construction for buildings in Maplewood is 1968. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Around 80% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This neighborhood also has a choice of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
House buyers in Maplewood will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from a few cafes as well. With regards to education, it is a short walk to reach primary schools from most homes for sale in Maplewood. However, Maplewood does not contain any high schools. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Maplewood is a very good part of Portland for getting around by car. It is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, getting around by public transit is challenging in Maplewood. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Maplewood is not especially suitable for walking as most daily needs are at times challenging to meet on foot.