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Portsmouth
  • Neighborhood in Portland, OR

Report Card

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

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Portsmouth is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 10,676. Portsmouth is in Multnomah County. Living in Portsmouth offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Portsmouth there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Portsmouth and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Portsmouth...
Population
10,676

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$342,977
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,111
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    45%
  • Own
    55%
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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
    298
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    72.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    652.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,892.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    732.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$58,675
National
$64,994
Families with Children
35%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    national  11%

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