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Northwest District
  • Neighborhood in Portland, OR

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A+
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Northwest District is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 22,106. Northwest District is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Northwest District offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Northwest District there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Northwest District and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Northwest District are highly rated.

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About Northwest District...
Population
22,106

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$617,531
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,409
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    70%
  • Own
    30%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    171.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    106.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    530.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    5,024
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    419.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$90,072
National
$62,843
Families with Children
13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    32%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  12%

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