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Living in Kenton Portland

Kenton is the 42nd most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 7,264 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Portsmouth, Arbor Lodge, Bridgeton, Piedmont, University Park, Overlook and East Columbia.

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Walk Score of Kenton, Portland, OR

Kenton is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Kenton Club

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Cup & Saucer Cafe

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Kenton Portland.

Kenton is the 42nd most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 68.

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

Kenton Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kenton to other Portland neighborhoods.




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40 Mill Park 69 49 83 8,555
41 South Tabor 68 51 97 5,997
42 Kenton 68 52 94 7,264
43 Woodstock 65 48 94 8,407
44 St. Johns 65 44 83 12,263

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 64 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kenton.

People in Kenton can walk to an average of 1.0 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Dancin' BARE

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Posies Bakery & Cafe

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Transit Score of Kenton, Portland, OR

Kenton has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Kenton has good public transportation and about 8 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Kenton has about 6 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

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Bike Score of Kenton, Portland, OR

Kenton is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.


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Crime in Kenton

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

Kenton Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Kenton Portland?



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Kenton Firehouse

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Salvage Works

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Triple Crown Food Market

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Kenton Library branch

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Queens Mab

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Kenton Cycle Repair

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Fang & Feather

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1907 House

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