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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A
Vernon is a neighborhood in Portland, Oregon with a population of 6,643. Vernon is in Multnomah County and is one of the best places to live in Oregon. Living in Vernon offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Vernon there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Vernon and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Vernon are above average.
About Vernon...
Population
6,643

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$364,833
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,237
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
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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
    134
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    30
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    134
    500
  • Theft
    625
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    149
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$68,643
National
$55,322
Children
13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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