Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Kerns Portland

Kerns is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 5,336 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Sullivan's Gulch, Buckman, Irvington, Lloyd District, Laurelhurst, Hosford-Abernethy and Grant Park.

Nearby Apartments

93 Walk Score of Kerns, Portland, OR

Kerns is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Walk Score Map

25
100
Photo of 3158 East Burnside Street in Kerns, Portland

3158 East Burnside Street

Photo of Pambiche in Kerns, Portland

Pambiche

Daily errands do not require a car in Kerns Portland.

Kerns is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 93.

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

Kerns Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kerns to other Portland neighborhoods.

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

4 Hollywood 94 70 94 1,274
5 Goose Hollow 93 84 80 5,825
6 Kerns 93 65 97 5,336
7 Northwest District 93 67 89 12,700
8 Boise 92 55 99 3,309

Moving to Portland from another city?

Eating & Drinking

There are about 159 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kerns.

People in Kerns can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of City State Diner in Kerns, Portland

City State Diner

Photo of Heart in Kerns, Portland

Heart

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

thumbnail for Laurelhurst TheatreLove coming here to get a slice of pie, beer, and watch a movie. Reasonably priced tickets, makes a fun date night.

wsuper
on Laurelhurst Theatre

65 Transit Score of Kerns, Portland, OR

Kerns has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Kerns has good public transportation and about 5 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

97 Bike Score of Kerns, Portland, OR

Kerns is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Photo of Laurelhurst Theatre in Kerns, Portland

Laurelhurst Theatre

Photo of Doug Fir Lounge in Kerns, Portland

Doug Fir Lounge

thumbnail for Doug Fir LoungeHipster hangout in PDX. Killer patio! Photo:Michael Lloyd. #patiobar #hiptravelmama

Anne Taylor Hartzell
on Doug Fir Lounge

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.