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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  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+
Reed is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 5,431. Reed is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Reed offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Reed there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Reed and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Reed are highly rated.
About Reed...
Population
5,431

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$371,755
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$992
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    63%
  • Own
    37%
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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
    53
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    53
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    371
    500
  • Theft
    1,624
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    741
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$48,646
National
$55,322
Children
8%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%
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Reed Reviews

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Sleepy, boring, safe. I've lived here for a couple years and it's not as expensive as other places nearish to downtown Portland, but still quite expensive. The stores are a bit hard to reach for pedestrians.
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