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Living in Pearl Portland

Pearl is the most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 5,989 residents.

Pearl has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Old Town Chinatown, Goose Hollow, Downtown, Eliot, Northwest District, Lloyd District and Boise.

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Walk Score of Pearl, Portland, OR

Pearl is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Jamison Square in Pearl, Portland

Jamison Square

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ArtHouse

Daily errands do not require a car in Pearl Portland.

Pearl is the most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 96.

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

Pearl Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Pearl to other Portland neighborhoods.

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Pearl 96 86 97 5,989
2 Old Town Chinatown 96 92 98 3,873
3 Downtown 95 92 92 12,803

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 576 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Pearl.

People in Pearl can walk to an average of 56 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House in Pearl, Portland

Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House

Photo of P.F. Chang's China Bistro in Pearl, Portland

P.F. Chang's China Bistro

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thumbnail for Jamison SquareMulti-colored sculpture reminiscent of Native American totem poles. One of 4 that decorate the westside of Jamison Square. #streetart

James Young
on Jamison Square

Transit Score of Pearl, Portland, OR

Pearl has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Pearl Portland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Pearl has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus and 3 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Pearl

Pearl has about 14 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Pearl, Portland, OR

Pearl is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Crime in Pearl

= Lowest Crime

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

Pearl Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

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Photo of Tikitotemoniki Totems in Pearl, Portland

Tikitotemoniki Totems

Photo of North Park Blocks in Pearl, Portland

North Park Blocks

Photo of North Park Blocks in Pearl, Portland

North Park Blocks

Photo of Bronze Elephant Sculpture in Pearl, Portland

Bronze Elephant Sculpture

Photo of Street sign in the Pearl in Pearl, Portland

Street sign in the Pearl

Photo of Powells Books in Pearl, Portland

Powells Books

thumbnail for Tikitotemoniki TotemsOne of four poles that liven up Jamison Square with its colorful and cartoon-like appearance. #publicart Photo: Rosa Say

Walk Score Team
on Tikitotemoniki Totems

Photo of Whole Foods Market in Pearl, Portland

Whole Foods Market

Photo of Tanner Springs Park in Pearl, Portland

Tanner Springs Park

Photo of Little Big Burger in Pearl, Portland

Little Big Burger

Photo of The Lovejoy Columns in Pearl, Portland

The Lovejoy Columns

thumbnail for Deschutes Brewery Portland Public HouseBest local brewpub in the Pearl

April Landers
on Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House

Photo of NW 10th Ave South Of NW Lovejoy in Pearl, Portland

NW 10th Ave South Of NW Lovejoy

Photo of Jamison in Pearl, Portland

Jamison

Photo of NW 11th & Couch in Pearl, Portland

NW 11th & Couch

Photo of Madewell in Pearl, Portland

Madewell

thumbnail for North Park BlocksNew steel piece donated by Portland local artist Lee Kelly to Pacific Northwest College of the Arts for their new building on the north end of the North Park Blocks. Stunning and elaborate. #streetart

James Young
on North Park Blocks

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