Arbor Lodge is a neighborhood in North Portland, bordering Kenton to the north, University Park to the west, Piedmont to the east, and Overlook to the south. It’s a small neighborhood adjacent to I-5 on the eastern border and runs between N Ainsworth St to N Lombard St. with its western border on N Willamette Blvd and N Chautauqua Blvd. There are two parks in the neighborhood including Arbor Lodge Park, and Gammans City Park.
Arbor Lodge neighborhood has an urban feel but is family-friendly. The neighborhood has a good mix of residential and commercial areas. The neighborhood offers an easy access to many other areas of Portland including Downtown Portland due to its close proximity but also with the MAX yellow line, which shoots you right over to Downtown. Neighborhood’s newly remodeled Fred Meyer and New Seasons Market are also enjoyed the residents here as well as many new small businesses that have been popping up in the neighborhood in the last several years.
Arbor Lodge neighborhood is an up-and-coming area for young professionals and families. The neighborhood is still affordable compared to other neighborhoods and there is a good supply of fixer uppers you can purchase to renovate. There used to be a high crime rate in the past but it has improved dramatically as the neighborhood is becoming revitalized in recent years. Schools are improving too. People here are tend to be civic minded and eco-conscious. The neighborhood offers a plenty of park space and other recreational opportunities.
Neighborhood Data for Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR
|Walkability Score||71||Minutes by Car to Downtown Portland||13 min|
|Population||6,533||Population Density (per sq. mi.)||8,876|
|Median Age||41||Home Ownership %||83%|
|Parks (% of Neighborhood)||0%||% of Homes within 1/2 Mile of Parks||65%|
|Average Commute Time||24 min||% Commuters by Public Transit||7%|
|% of Commuters by Bike||13%||% of Commuters by Walking||2%|
|Number of Transit Lines||0||Number of Bus Lines||3|