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  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
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  12. Commute
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Homestead is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 3,319. Homestead is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Homestead offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Homestead there are a lot of bars, 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
3,319

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$609,970
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,103
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    52%
  • Own
    48%
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Homestead Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    377
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    29
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    261
    500
  • Theft
    2,583
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    145
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$84,629
National
$55,322
Children
9%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    45%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Homestead Reviews

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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.