The neighborhood of Portsmouth is situated in the city of Portland, Oregon.
Portsmouth offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is reasonably quiet, as the streets are peaceful - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. Finally, public green spaces, including University Park and Columbia Park, are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making them easy to access.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in Portsmouth, while small apartment buildings are the main housing type in the rest of the housing stock. This neighborhood has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of Portland is 1966.
Home owners will value that wherever their property is located in this part of Portland, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, this area does not contain any high schools. In terms of eating, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a short walk from most homes for sale in Portsmouth. Residents of Portsmouth can enjoy a few restaurants as well.
The favored way to move around in Portsmouth is often driving. It is easy to park. In contrast, Portsmouth is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not particularly practical for home buyers in Portsmouth because few daily errands can be run on foot.