County: Multnomah
Zip Codes: 97211, 97212, 97213, 97220, 97232, 97230, 97232

 

City Description for Relocating to Portland Metro

Northeast Portland, Oregon

Portland International Airport (PDX) has been voted best small airport in the country in numerous years. From the innovative "street pricing" to new terminals and walk thru's to free WiFi Portland International has led the industry and provides the business traveler all the modern conveniences necessary for them to continue operating their business on the go.

Northeast Portland


Employment Opportunities

Employment opportunities: Click here for a list of the large employers in Northeast Portland.


Transportaion

DMV: Oregon DMV When relocating to Oregon you will need to get in touch with the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles to obtain an Oregon driver’s license, pass DEQ testing for your car, renew license plates among other things. The closest DMV is located


Housing

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Religious Affiliations

There is an abundant amount of religious affiliations in Northeast Portland. Click here for a list of all the churches, synagogues, temples and mosques in Northeast Portland, Oregon.


Park and Recreation Information

Northeast Portland Parks and Recreation-click here for a list of all the parks and recreation centers in Northeast Portland, Oregon. 

Dog Parks

Alberta Park is a large shared park located in NE Portland at NE Killingsworth St. and NE 22nd Ave. The off-leash area is located at the East side of the park adjacent to 22nd.  Dog bags, water, and restrooms are available.

Argay Park is a medium-sized shared park located at NE 141st Ave. & Failing St. near Sandy Blvd. The off-leash area is located in the southern corner of the park along NE 141st Ave, close to a children's play area. Garbage cans are available but not dog bags or water.

East Holladay Park is located at 12999 NE Holladay St .  The unleashed area is located right by the PGE substation.

Fernhill Park is located at NE 37th Ave. & Ainsworth St. between Columbia Blvd. and Killingsworth. The off-leash area is adjacent to the NE 41st Ave side of the park. While not fenced, it's large enough to keep your dog safe. There are garbage cans, restrooms, tennis courts and a play area for children but no dog bags. 

Frazer Park is located at NE 52nd Ave. & Hassalo St. The off-leash area is at the west end of the park.  It is not fenced but fairly secluded. There are no dog bags or water but there are garbage cans and picnic tables.

Grant Park is located at NE 33rd Ave & US Grant Pl.  The unleashed area is by the northern boundary of the soccer fields.

Irving Park is located at NE 7th Ave & Fremont St.  The unleashed area is located in the western part of the park by NE 7th.  June 15th through September 1st the hours in the unleashed area are open from 5:00am to 10am and 6:00 pm to midnight.  The rest of the year the unleashed hours are 5:00 am to 10 am and 4:00 pm to midnight.

Normandale Park  located at NE 57th Ave & Halsey St has a fenced area for dogs.

Sacajawea Park is located at NE 75th & Roselawn St.  The unleashed area is located at the northern end of the park and has specific times for dogs to be unleashed.  They are from 5:00-10:00am and 6:00 pm – midnight on weekdays and 5:00-10:00am and 7:00pm- midnight on weekends in the summer.  The winter hours are: 5:00am- midnight on week days and 5:00am-10:00am and 4:00 pm – midnight on weekends.

Wilshire Park NE 33rd Ave & Skidmore St The unleashed dog area is not fenced and is located at the east end of the park by NE 37th St.

Entertainment

Laurelhurst Theater, 2735 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214 Phone: (503) 232-5511

Velveteria: Museum of Velvet Paintings, 2448 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214 Phone:
(503) 233-5100

The Grotto offers Parks, Botanical Gardens, Religious Organizations, NE 85th Ave and NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97220 Phone: (503) 254-7371

Roseway Theater, 7229 NE Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR 97213 Phone: (503) 282-2898

Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97212 Phone: (503) 281-4215

McMenamins Kennedy School is a hotel with a cinema. 5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, OR 97211 Phone: (503) 249-3983

Wonder Ballroom is a music venue, 128 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212 Phone: (503) 284-8686

Grass Hut is an art gallery, 811 E Burnside, Portland, OR 97214 Phone: (503) 445-9924


Demographic

All district in East Portland had household incomes reported as less than the National Average except Pleasant Valley. All district reported the average home age newer than Portland's average home age of 1950 but only Wilkes and Pleasant Valley reported their average home age newer than the National average of 1974. Six out of 9 districts have home ownership lower than the National Average.


Library

East Portland
Fairview-Columbia Library features a nice children area and serves residents living in Fairview, Troutdale, and Corbett. 1520 N.E. Village Street, Fairview, OR 97024 503.988.5655

Gresham Library was built in 1990 and renovated in 1998 and is part of the Multomah County Library. Besides having access to all materials in the Multnomah County Library System, this branch has a collection of materials in Russian. 385 N.W. Miller Avenue, Gresham, OR 97030 503.988.5387

Northeast
Gregory Heights Library houses materials in Vietnamese and patrons have access to all Multnomah County library materials including over 2 million books. 7921 N.E. Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR 97213 503.988.5386

Hollywood Library began in 1917 and customers have access to all materials in the Multnomah County Library systems. This location has a special children's area with a wall map of Beverly Cleary landmarks. 4040 N.E. Tillamook Street, Portland, OR 97212 503.988.5391

Albina Library in 1906 was only a small reading room. Now with access to the Multnomah County Library systemwide, patrons have access to over 2 million books. 3605 N.E. 15th Avenue, Portland, OR 97212 503.988.5362


Clubs

Portland Lodge Number 142 supports scholarship programs, ENF, Christmas Baskets, the Elks Children's Eye Clinic, Meadowood, Building Fund, Hoop Shoot, WWII Memorial, Arbor and Landscaping Fund and more. Location: 3723 NE Columbia Blvd. Portland, Oregon (3 Buildings East Of Broadmore Golf Course) Meets: Thursdays at 7:30 pm Office Phone: 503-288-0796


Restaurants

SALTY'S on the COLUMBIA RIVER offers award-winning Northwest seafood and steak with a terrific riverfront views. 3839 N.E. Marine Drive, Portland, OR 97211, Restaurant (503) 288-4444

Bernie's Southern Bristo serves southern food with the finest ingredients. 2904 NE Alberta St., 282-9864. Serves dinner Tuesday-Saturday, brunch Sunday. Moderately priced.

Laslow's Broadway Bristo offers Northwest Nouveau cuisine. 3135 NE Broadway, 281-8337. Serves lunch Wednesday-Friday, dinner Wednesday-Sunday, brunch Sunday. Expensive.

Chameleon Restaurant & Bar serves Southeast Asian cuisine. 2000 NE 40th Ave., 460-2682. Serves dinner Monday-Saturday. Moderately priced.

Winterborne a small restaurant offering a compact menu of elegant fish from a friendly French staff. 3520 NE 42nd Ave., 249-8486. Serves dinner Tuesday-Saturday. Moderate-Expensively priced.


Sports

Bernie Fagan Soccer, 2000 Northeast 42nd Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 284-4951

Rec Basketball, Northeast Halsey Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 249-1986

Portland Tennis Center, 324 Northeast 12th Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 823-3189

Irvington Tennis Club, 2131 Northeast Thompson Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 287-8749

Dishman Swimming Pool, 77 Northeast Knott Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 823-3673

Grant Swimming Pool, 2300 Northeast 33rd Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 823-3674


City History

The Lloyd District in Northeast Portland is named after Ralph Lloyd a California rancher, oilman, and real estate developer who began developing the area. The area west of Interstate 5 is called the Rose Quarter. Prior to urban renewal in the 1950s, this area was an African American residential community, including many who had lost their homes in the Vanport flood of 1948. East of I-5 is the location of most of the district. The Oregon Convention Center and Lloyd Center Mall are the principal landmarks of the area.

Surrounding Cities: Milwaukie, Gresham, Troutdale, Gladstone, Milwaukie, Happy Valley, Clackamas, Oregon City

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