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Living in Vernon Portland

Vernon is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with 2,630 residents.

Vernon has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Sabin, Woodlawn, King, Concordia, Alameda, Irvington and Sunderland.

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Walk Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Green Bean Books

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Salt & Straw

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Vernon Portland.

Vernon is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Vernon Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Vernon to other Portland neighborhoods.

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Population

13 Richmond 85 52 98 11,634
14 Sullivan's Gulch 85 68 98 3,136
15 Vernon 85 50 80 2,630
16 King 85 51 86 6,102
17 Eliot 83 63 96 3,542

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 73 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Vernon.

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

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Transit Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Vernon has good public transportation and about 2 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Vernon has about 3 car shares from Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Vernon, Portland, OR

Vernon is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Green Bean Books

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Alberta Cooperative Grocery

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