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Living in Boise Portland

Boise is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 3,309 residents.

Boise has good public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Eliot, Humboldt, King, Lloyd District, Sabin, Pearl and Irvington.

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Walk Score of Boise, Portland, OR

Boise is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Grand Central Bakery

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Por Que No?

Daily errands do not require a car in Boise Portland.

Boise is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Boise Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Boise to other Portland neighborhoods.




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5 Goose Hollow 93 81 80 5,825
6 Northwest District 93 66 89 12,700
7 Boise 92 54 91 3,309
8 Sunnyside 91 52 98 7,350
9 Hosford-Abernethy 91 60 98 7,314

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 134 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Boise.

People in Boise can walk to an average of 21 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Amnesia BrewingLocated at their brewing site, check out their distinct and freshly brewed beers to go along with a hot off the grill burger. Yum. #patiobar Photo: Scott Beale

Walk Score Team
on Amnesia Brewing

Transit Score of Boise, Portland, OR

Boise has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Boise has good public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Boise has about 11 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Boise, Portland, OR

Boise is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.


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Crime in Boise

= Lowest Crime

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

Boise Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Boise Portland?



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Photo of The Meadow in Boise, Portland

The Meadow

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Mississippi Fun District, Portland, Oregon

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Tasty n Sons

thumbnail for Por Que No?There's almost always a line at Porque No? And with good reason. Great, fun food and super margaritas. #porque no #mexican food #mississippi ave

Alexsandra Stewart
on Por Que No?

thumbnail for Grand Central BakeryI love their baked goods. It's the perfect thing for Portland's rainy days with warm sandwiches, hot coffee, cookies, and Jammers. Their lunch sacks are enough to share with chips AND a cookie. The breakfast sandwiches are soooo yummy!

Wendi Super
on Grand Central Bakery

thumbnail for Ruby Jewel ScoopsThis place has a good heart by trying to keep their ingredients local, homemade, organic, and even some vegan. #icecreamshop Photo: lesleyk

Kelley B.
on Ruby Jewel Scoops

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