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Sylvan-Highlands is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 1,604. Sylvan-Highlands is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Sylvan-Highlands offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Sylvan-Highlands there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Sylvan-Highlands tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Sylvan-Highlands are highly rated.
About Sylvan-Highlands...
Population
1,604

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$586,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,184
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    10%
  • Own
    90%
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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
    67
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    865
    500
  • Theft
    3,659
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    200
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$158,889
National
$55,322
Children
20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    31%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    6%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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The opportunities in this area are great. Both suburban shopping and urban exploration easily accessible.
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