The city of Maywood Park, Oregon is situated in the Portland metropolitan area.
Maywood Park offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy. Although the city does not contain any parks, green spaces are very well-situated in nearby cities, which makes them easy to reach from most locations within the city. Lastly, since there are few people out and about on the streets, this city remains relatively quiet, although those who are near East Portland Freeway may experience more noise.
Most of the housing growth in Maywood Park occurred prior to the 1960s. The predominant housing types in this city are single detached homes and townhouses. About 85% of the properties in the city are occupied by home owners and 15% are rented. This part of the Portland metropolitan area has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
House owners will find that wherever their home is located in this part of the Portland metropolitan area, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. As far as eating is concerned, the nearest grocery store in Maywood Park is typically only a short walk away.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in this city. It is very convenient to park, and most houses for sale are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Portland Freeway. On the other hand, public transit riders may have few choices in Maywood Park by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the city is connected by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Maywood Park, although meeting day-to-day needs is easy by walking.