Located in Washington, United States, the municipality of Walnut Grove is situated in the Portland metropolitan area.
Walnut Grove is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder sections, especially around the railway line or Interstate 205.
In Walnut Grove, roughly 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. The median year of construction for buildings in this municipality is 1991. This part of the Portland metropolitan area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in the municipality whereas renters occupy the remainder.
Primary schools are easy to access on foot from anywhere in Walnut Grove. In contrast, high schools are not particularly numerous and thus may require a long walk to get to. House buyers benefit from public and private elementary schools. When it comes to food, a vehicle is commonly needed in Walnut Grove to access the nearest grocery store. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Walnut Grove. Nearby highways, such as Interstate 205, are easy to access from any location in this part of the Portland metropolitan area, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in Walnut Grove is not very convenient. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the municipality, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Walnut Grove is not very well-suited for walking since few daily errands can be run on foot.