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Living in Vernon Portland

Vernon is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 2,737 residents.

Vernon has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Sabin, Woodlawn, King, Concordia, Alameda, Irvington and Sunderland.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Alberta Cooperative Grocery

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Cia Vito

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Vernon Portland.

Vernon is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Vernon Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Vernon to other Portland neighborhoods.

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Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

13 Richmond 86 53 90 11,659
14 Lloyd 85 78 98 1,353
15 Vernon 85 50 79 2,737
16 King 84 52 84 6,104
17 Eliot 84 64 93 3,572

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 59 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Vernon.

People in Vernon can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

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on Salt & Straw

Transit Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Vernon Portland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Vernon has good public transportation and about 2 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Vernon has about 3 car shares from Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Vernon

= Lowest Crime

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

Vernon Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Vernon Portland?

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Walk Score Team
on Salt & Straw

Vernon is Talking About...

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