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    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    A+
  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
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Markham is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 4,350. Markham is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Markham offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Markham there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Markham and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Markham are highly rated.
About Markham...
Population
4,350

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$376,264
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,525
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    15%
  • Own
    85%
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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
    0
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    23
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    183
    500
  • Theft
    435
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    92
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$116,111
National
$55,322
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Markham Reviews

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Great neighborhood. Clean. Close to downtown. Public transportation. Good choice of grocery stores and other types of stores. Good variety of restaurants.
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I feel very safe walking alone here