The neighborhood of Russell can be found in the city of Portland, Oregon.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Russell. Most areas in this part of the city are quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, green spaces, such as John Luby Park, are especially well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, making it easy to get to them from most locations in Russell.
In Russell, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this area is 1961. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Portland. About 80% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 20% are rented.
Property owners will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority homes for sale in this part of Portland. Residents benefit from public and private elementary schools. When it comes to food, house buyers in this neighborhood commonly have to use a car to access the closest grocery store. Residents are served by approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Russell. It is very easy to park, and it is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway, such as Columbia River Highway, from anywhere in Russell. In contrast, getting around by transit can be difficult in this part of Portland due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not particularly suitable for walking as many daily needs are occasionally difficult to carry out without the use of a car.