Portland, OR Livability Score
Portland, OR is Very Livable
• Portland is ranked #149 in Oregon • Portland is ranked #8572 in the USA
Lots of Local Amenities Stable Housing Market High Income per Capita High Graduation Rates
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Statistic Portland Oregon National
Population (2013) 583,776 3,930,065 316,128,839
Population (2000) 529,025 3,421,399 281,421,906
Male/Female ratio 1.0:1 1.0:1 1.0:1
Married (15yrs & older) 46% 59% 58%
Have children (under 18yrs) 47% 49% 48%
Caucasian 78% 87% 83%
African American 6% 0% 8%
Asian 6% 1% 2%
Speak English 83% 89% 88%
Speak Spanish 6% 8% 7%
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AreaVibes Contributor reviewed Portland
June 24, 2011
Portland, OR: Cool, Green and Friendly Portland has been my home city since 1997, and I can't imagine getting tired of it. Portland is definitely cool; we are reputed to have the highest number of witches and lesbians per capita of any city in North America. As for green, there… Read full review Recent Portland forum postings
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Question Neighborhoods in & around Portland, OR
Neighborhood Miles Neighborhood Miles Kerns, Portland 0.1 Old Town-Chinatown, Portland 1.6 Buckman, Portland 0.9 Eliot, Portland 1.8 Irvington, Portland 1 Downtown, Portland 1.9 Lloyd, Portland 1.1 Brooklyn, Portland 1.9 Center, Portland 1.2 Mount Tabor, Portland 1.9 Alameda, Portland 1.4 Pearl District, Portland 2.1 Hosford, Portland 1.4 King, Portland 2.2 Richmond, Portland 1.4 Creston-Kenilworth, Portland 2.2 See all
Portland neighborhoods Cities near Portland, OR
City Miles City Miles Portland, OR 0 Sunnyside, OR 7.5 Milwaukie, OR 5.4 Metzger, OR 7.8 Raleigh Hills, OR 6.2 Vancouver, WA 7.9 West Haven-Sylvan, OR 6.2 Cedar Mill, OR 8 West Slope, OR 6.7 Oatfield, OR 8 Garden Home-Whitford, OR 7.4 Lake Oswego, OR 8.1 Oak Grove, OR 7.4 Cedar Hills, OR 8.2 Happy Valley, OR 7.4 Clackamas, OR 8.7 See all