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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    A+
Homestead is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 1,907. Homestead is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Homestead offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Homestead there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Homestead and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Homestead are highly rated.
About Homestead...
Population
1,907

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$618,943
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,260
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    54%
  • Own
    46%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    377.2
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    29
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    261.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,582.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    145.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$100,331
National
$55,322
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    41%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Homestead Reviews

2 reviews
It's alright. Portland is growing faster than the housing market can keep up, and the prices are skyrocketing. It'll collapse on itself soon
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Being next to a hospital, on a massive hill makes it less than ideal for heathens.