The unincorporated community of Oak Hills, Oregon is located in the Portland metropolitan area.
Oak Hills offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the Portland metropolitan area is very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, getting to green spaces in the unincorporated community, including Tokola Wetlands Park and Crystal Creek Park, is very easy since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit.
In Oak Hills, many of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This unincorporated community has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this unincorporated community own their home and one third are renters. About one quarter of properties in this unincorporated community were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Property owners will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in this part of the Portland metropolitan area. In contrast, there are no high schools in Oak Hills. As far as food is concerned, a vehicle is often needed in this unincorporated community to access the closest grocery store. There are also a few restaurants in Oak Hills.
Driving is often the preferred way to navigate this unincorporated community. It is very easy to find a parking spot. However, this part of the Portland metropolitan area is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Traveling on foot is not especially practical for home buyers in Oak Hills because most daily needs are inconvenient to meet without the use of a car.