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Living in Pearl District Portland

Pearl District is the most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 6,053 residents.

Pearl District has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Old Town/Chinatown, Downtown, Goose Hollow, Eliot, Lloyd, Boise and Arlington Heights.

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Walk Score of Pearl District, Portland, OR

Pearl District is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Jamison Square

Photo of Tikitotemoniki Totems in Pearl District, Portland

Tikitotemoniki Totems

Daily errands do not require a car in Pearl District Portland.

Pearl District is the most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 97.

Find apartments in Portland's most walkable neighborhoods: Pearl District, Old Town/Chinatown and Downtown.

Pearl District Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Pearl District to other Portland neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Pearl District 97 85 97 6,053
2 Old Town/Chinatown 97 90 98 3,656
3 Downtown 95 89 92 12,674

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 421 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Pearl District.

People in Pearl District can walk to an average of 43 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House in Pearl District, Portland

Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House

Photo of P.F. Chang's China Bistro in Pearl District, Portland

P.F. Chang's China Bistro

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thumbnail for Jamison SquareMulti-colored sculpture reminiscent of Native American totem poles. One of 4 that decorate the westside of Jamison Square. #streetart

James Young
on Jamison Square

Transit Score of Pearl District, Portland, OR

Pearl District has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Pearl District Portland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Pearl District has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus and 2 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Pearl District on public transit.

icon for car shares in Pearl District

Pearl District has about 14 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Pearl District, Portland, OR

Pearl District is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Crime in Pearl District

= Lowest Crime

Pearl District has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Portland average.

Pearl District Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Pearl District Portland?

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North Park Blocks

Photo of Bronze Elephant Sculpture in Pearl District, Portland

Bronze Elephant Sculpture

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Street sign in the Pearl

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Powells Books

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Whole Foods Market

Photo of Tanner Springs Park in Pearl District, Portland

Tanner Springs Park

thumbnail for Tikitotemoniki TotemsOne of four poles that liven up Jamison Square with its colorful and cartoon-like appearance. #publicart Photo: Rosa Say

Walk Score Team
on Tikitotemoniki Totems

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Anthropologie

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Little Big Burger

Photo of The Lovejoy Columns in Pearl District, Portland

The Lovejoy Columns

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NW 10th Ave South Of NW Lovejoy

thumbnail for Deschutes Brewery Portland Public HouseBest local brewpub in the Pearl

April Landers
on Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House

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Jamison

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NW 11th & Couch

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Diesel USA Inc

Photo of Coolest solar powered garbage cans in Pearl District, Portland

Coolest solar powered garbage cans

thumbnail for North Park BlocksNew steel piece donated by Portland local artist Lee Kelly to Pacific Northwest College of the Arts for their new building on the north end of the North Park Blocks. Stunning and elaborate. #streetart

James Young
on North Park Blocks

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