NW District, Portland OR 97210

The Peggy Hoag Group at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices offers Real Estate Services for NW District of Portland, Oregon. The Northwest District is a densely populated retail and residential neighborhood in the Northwest section of Portland, Oregon. Craftsman and Old Portland style houses are packed tightly together with grand old apartment buildings and sleek new condominiums, within walking distance of restaurants, bars, and shops. The Portland Streetcar's first line terminates here, connecting the district to the Pearl District, Downtown Portland and points to the south.

Northwest District if you're young, don't know anyone, and are new to Portland, NW Portland is the district in which you'll first live because it's made up of model 20-minute neighborhoods that are just a stone's throw from the city center. Northwest District offers historic walk-ups and highrise condos make it a favorite of students, young professionals and families, which also make it one of the city's most densely, populated districts.

Northwest District is a popular destination for shopping and dining with historic and trendy neighborhoods like Chinatown and the Pearl District, and also includes Portland's industrial and shipping districts. Northwest District is the most northern point which lies one of the county's largest urban parks, Forest Park a temperate rain forest that's a daytime destination for the city's hikers, bikers and casual strollers. 

Northwest District nearby Bordering Neighborhoods
Northwest District stretches west to east from the base of the West Hills (Tualatin Mountains) to I-405 (between NW 15th and 16th avenues), and north to south from NW Nicolai St. and the Willamette River to W Burnside St. It borders the neighborhoods of Forest Park and Hillside on the west, Northwest Industrial on the north, the Pearl District on the east, and Goose Hollow on the south.

Beyond NW 21st and 23rd are residential districts and recreational areas, such as the forested Macleay Park (acquired 1897, in the Forest Park neighborhood). Parks within the Northwest District include Couch Park (1977) and Wallace Park (1920). Northwest District public schools include Chapman Elementary School and the Metropolitan Learning Center. Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center and Linfield College-Portland Campus are located between NW 23rd and NW 22nd avenues.

Annual Events around Northwest District Neighborhoods
Northwest District of Portland, Oregon offers many events. Visit the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon to view upcoming events.

Northwest District Neighborhood Top Parks
Forest Park: Northwest District offers an abundance of wildlife more than 112 bird and 62 mammal species can be found in Forest Park. With its massive tree canopy and substantial undergrowth, the park serves as a natural air purifier, water collector, and erosion controller. The 30-mile Wildwood Trail in Forest Park is part of the region’s 40-Mile Loop system that links Forest Park to pedestrian and trail routes along the Columbia River to Gresham, through southeast Portland, along the Willamette Greenway, and back to the Marquam Trail in southwest Portland. A landmark on the trail is the Stone House. This structure was built in the mid-1930s by the Works Progress Administration.

Couch Park: This park is named after Captain John Heard Couch, who first sailed for Portland from Newburyport, Massachusetts in 1839. The park features a basketball court, an off-leash area for dogs, paved paths, a playground and public restrooms. As of 2010 more than one hundred trees representing dozens of tree types exist in the park, including birch, cedar, elm, fir, maple, pine, various fruit trees and others. European white birch and English are the most abundant species in the park. Couch Park was included in the book

A Bark in the Park: The 45 Best Places to Hike with Your Dog in the Portland, Oregon Region.

NW District Closest Schools
Childpeace Montessori School
1516 NW Thurman Street
Portland OR 97209

Chapman Elementary School
1445 NW 26th Avenue
Portland, OR 97210

Forest Park Elementary
9935 NW Durrett Street
Portland OR 97229

NW District, Portland Oregon Real Estate For Sale

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