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Living in Portland Louisville-Jefferson

Portland is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Louisville-Jefferson with 10,525 residents.

Portland has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Russell, Shawnee, California, Parkland, Chickasaw, Park Hill and Central Business District.

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Walk Score of Portland, Louisville-Jefferson, KY

Portland is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Annie's Pizza Inc

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Portland Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Portland Louisville-Jefferson.

Portland is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Louisville-Jefferson with a Walk Score of 61.

Find apartments in Louisville-Jefferson's most walkable neighborhoods: Central Business District, Phoenix Hill and Highlands.

Portland Louisville-Jefferson Apartments for Rent

Portland Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Portland to other Louisville-Jefferson neighborhoods.

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Population

17 Gardiner Lane 62 40 59 1,267
18 Irish Hill 62 49 71 792
19 Portland 61 39 67 10,525
20 Taylor Berry 61 39 66 6,826
21 Schnitzelburg 61 42 74 4,119

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 26 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Portland.

People in Portland can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Portland Branch LibraryThis neighborhood institution continues to serve the neiborhood with free book borrowing. Libraries have in the past been private, but Louisville's Free Public Library service lives on. #Portland

Brian Deis
on Portland Branch Library

Transit Score of Portland, Louisville-Jefferson, KY

Portland has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Portland Louisville-Jefferson apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Portland has some public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Photo of Grasshoppers Distribution in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

Grasshoppers Distribution

Photo of McAlpine Locks and Dam Lockmaster in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

McAlpine Locks and Dam Lockmaster

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Parkway Liquor

Bike Score of Portland, Louisville-Jefferson, KY

Portland is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Portland

= Lowest Crime

Portland has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Louisville-Jefferson average.

Portland Crime Rate

Compared to all Louisville-Jefferson neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Portland Louisville-Jefferson?

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Photo of Grasshoppers Distribution in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

Grasshoppers Distribution

Photo of McAlpine Locks and Dam Lockmaster in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

McAlpine Locks and Dam Lockmaster

Photo of Parkway Liquor in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

Parkway Liquor

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Event Co

Photo of Boone's Marathon in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

Boone's Marathon

Photo of Northwestern @ 18th St. in Portland, Louisville-Jefferson

Northwestern @ 18th St.

thumbnail for Kentucky & Indiana Railroad Train Bridge & CrossingThis Historic pedestrian crossing follows along side the K&I railroad bridge. If the railroad company permitted foot and bike traffic again, Louisville & New Albany would definitely see a boost in local economy. #Portland

Brian Deis
on Kentucky & Indiana Railroad Train Bridge & Crossing

thumbnail for Grasshoppers DistributionBuy local food from local farms here. #Portland

Brian Deis
on Grasshoppers Distribution

thumbnail for McAlpine Locks and Dam LockmasterThis monumental installation on the ohio river is now mostly to regulate barge traffic on the Ohio. #Portland

Brian Deis
on McAlpine Locks and Dam Lockmaster

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