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Living in Vernon Portland

Vernon is the 14th 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 14th most walkable neighborhood in Portland with a Walk Score of 87.

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

Vernon Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Vernon to other Portland neighborhoods.

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Population

12 Richmond 88 52 98 11,634
13 King 87 51 86 6,102
14 Vernon 87 50 80 2,630
15 Lloyd District 86 82 99 1,141
16 Sullivan's Gulch 86 68 98 3,136

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 75 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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Crime in Vernon

= Lowest Crime

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

Vernon Crime Rate

Compared to all Portland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Vernon Portland?

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Green Bean Books

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Alberta Cooperative Grocery

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