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Area: 0.934 square miles

Population: 1,342

Population density:
Sylvan-Highlands:

1,437 people per square mile
Portland:

4,865 people per square mile
  • Races in 2019
    • 1,09379.1%White
    • 966.9%Asian
    • 815.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 715.1%Two or more races
    • 402.9%Black
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
Age and Sex of Residents in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland, OR
Median household income in 2019:
Sylvan-Highlands:

$174,918
Portland:

$76,231

  • Distribution of median household income

  • Distribution of median household income
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $19,999
  • 53$20,000 to $29,999
  • 23$30,000 to $39,999
  • 35$40,000 to $49,999
  • 16$50,000 to $59,999
  • 54$60,000 to $74,999
  • 53$75,000 to $99,999
  • 34$100,000 to $124,999
  • 32$125,000 to $149,999
  • 119$150,000 to $199,999
  • 208$200,000 or more
  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value

  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value
  • 7$50,000 to $99,999
  • 4$100,000 to $149,999
  • 62$150,000 to $199,999
  • 9$200,000 to $249,999
  • 17$250,000 to $299,999
  • 20$300,000 to $399,999
  • 95$400,000 to $499,999
  • 125$500,000 to $749,999
  • 121$750,000 to $999,999
  • 101$1,000,000 or more
  • Distribution of rent paid by renters

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters
  • 2$600 to $699
  • 29$800 to $899
  • 35$900 to $999
  • 96$1,000 to $1,249
  • 17$1,250 to $1,499
  • 11$1,500 to $1,999
  • 61$2,000 or more
Median rent in 2019:
Sylvan-Highlands:

$2,048
Portland:

$1,214

Zip codes: 97221.

Males:

686
Females:

656
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

48.8 years
Whole city:

37.3 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

50.2 years
Whole city:

37.7 years

Average household size:
Sylvan-Highlands:

2.3 people
Portland:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
Sylvan-Highlands:

58.3%
Portland:

37.2%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

66.0%
Portland:

36.7%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Sylvan-Highlands:

37.8%
Portland:

29.7%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Sylvan-Highlands:

5.8%
Portland:

8.9%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Sylvan-Highlands:

9.7%
Portland:

22.6%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Sylvan-Highlands:

7.3%
city:

20.0%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Sylvan-Highlands:

0.2%
Portland:

3.7%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

34.9%
Portland:

38.5%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Sylvan-Highlands:

53.6%
Portland:

46.5%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

0.7%
city:

1.6%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

10.8%
Portland:

13.4%

Educational Attainment in 2019
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands
  • 01 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 123 rooms
  • 294 rooms
  • 605 rooms
  • 546 rooms
  • 687 rooms
  • 978 rooms
  • 1739+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvan-Highlands
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvan-Highlands
  • 551 room
  • 482 rooms
  • 503 rooms
  • 384 rooms
  • 155 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 37 rooms
  • 28 rooms
  • 299+ rooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands
  • 3no bedroom
  • 151 bedroom
  • 932 bedrooms
  • 1643 bedrooms
  • 1504 bedrooms
  • 715+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvan-Highlands
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvan-Highlands
  • 61no bedroom
  • 971 bedroom
  • 312 bedrooms
  • 253 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

2.2
Portland:

1.9

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.6
city:

1.1

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Sylvan-Highlands:

73.3%
Portland:

72.2%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2019 (82.9% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $1,256,469
    Portland:

    $508,071

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2019 (2.3% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $2,007,717
    city:

    $413,234

  • Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2019 (2.9% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $497,273
    Portland:

    $476,246

  • Average estimated '19 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (1.1% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $3,886,678
    city:

    $501,099

  • Average estimated '19 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (8.5% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $952,100
    Portland:

    $481,795

Year house built in Sylvan-Highlands
  • Year house built in Sylvan-Highlands
  • 402014 or later
  • 192010 to 2013
  • 622000 to 2009
  • 751990 to 1999
  • 501980 to 1989
  • 1651970 to 1979
  • 861960 to 1969
  • 611950 to 1959
  • 631940 to 1949
  • 491939 or earlier
Owners and renters by unit type

City-data.com crime index for city in 2019 (higher means more crime):
City:

431.0
U.S. average:

211.9

  • Travel time to work (commute)

  • Travel time to work (commute)
  • 30Less than 5 minutes
  • 275 to 9 minutes
  • 8710 to 14 minutes
  • 15615 to 19 minutes
  • 9920 to 24 minutes
  • 3625 to 29 minutes
  • 7230 to 34 minutes
  • 1635 to 39 minutes
  • 1440 to 44 minutes
  • 2245 to 59 minutes
  • 1360 to 89 minutes
  • 1190 or more minutes
  • Means of transportation to work

  • Means of transportation to work
  • 70.6%516Drove a car alone
  • 3.0%22Carpooled
  • 1.4%10Bus
  • 4.5%33Subway or elevated rail
  • 2.2%16Long-distance train or commuter rail
  • 4.1%30Light rail, streetcar or trolley
  • 0.3%2Motorcycle
  • 1.5%11Bicycle
  • 4.0%29Walked
  • 3.7%27Other means
  • 13.7%100Worked at home
  • Time leaving home to go to work

  • Time leaving home to go to work
  • 3212:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.
  • 65:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.
  • 45:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.
  • 646:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.
  • 376:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.
  • 757:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.
  • 777:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.
  • 1088:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.
  • 908:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.
  • 599:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.
  • 1610:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.
  • 211:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.
  • 1112:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.
  • 244:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    20.3%
    city:

    12.3%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    4.7%
    city:

    6.3%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    3.5%
    city:

    6.5%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    4.2%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    5.6%
    city:

    4.1%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    5.7%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    6.3%
    city:

    3.8%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    40.4%
    city:

    15.9%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    4.7%
    city:

    5.3%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.2%
    city:

    4.3%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    6.0%
    city:

    11.7%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    15.3%
    city:

    7.3%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    11.5%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of females in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    2.3%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    4.2%
    city:

    3.6%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    7.7%
    city:

    9.2%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    city:

    4.9%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    12.0%
    city:

    9.4%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    2.0%
    city:

    19.0%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    36.5%
    city:

    22.3%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    19.3%
    Portland:

    12.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    2.2%
    Portland:

    5.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    1.4%
    Portland:

    2.3%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    58.4%
    Portland:

    13.1%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Sylvan-Highlands:

2.4%
Portland:

12.3%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Sylvan-Highlands:

2006
Portland:

2010

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Sylvan-Highlands:

2015
Portland:

2018

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Sylvan-Highlands:

72.5%
Portland:

75.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 22.7%Electricity
  • 4.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood

Highways in this neighborhood:

SW Sunset Hwy (US Hwy 26)

Length: 1.58 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 6100 to 6298

Roads and streets:

SW Canyon Ct

Length: 1.54 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4600 to 6202

SW Skyline Blvd

Length: 1.39 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 401 to 1899

SW Barnes Rd

Length: 1.17 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 5140 to 6340

SW 61st Dr

Length: 0.90 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 840 to 1920

SW Highland Rd

Length: 0.89 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1240 to 4598

SW Fairview Blvd

Length: 0.76 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 3157 to 4899

SW Highland Pkwy

Length: 0.61 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1300 to 1898

SW Fairhaven Dr

Length: 0.60 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4400 to 5099

SW Arboretum Cir

Length: 0.58 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 601 to 697

SW Upland Dr

Length: 0.45 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1101 to 1699

SW Burton Dr

Length: 0.45 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 5100 to 5499

SW 58th Ave

Length: 0.44 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 800 to 2099

SW Salmon St

Length: 0.42 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 5700 to 6199

SW 57th Ave

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 1822

SW Taylor St

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 5700 to 6199

SW Westgate Dr

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 5200 to 5499

SW 60th Ave

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1100 to 1799

SW Zion St

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5700 to 5999

SW Mill St

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 6002 to 6299

SW Knights Blvd

Length: 0.22 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE

SW Strathfell Ln

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4150 to 4399

SW Elm Ln

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4700 to 4999

SW Fairview Circus

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 4300 to 4599

SW Yamhill St

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 5901 to 6026

SW Wyndham Ln

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1300 to 4498

SW Parkview Ct

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1600 to 1899

SW Main St

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5700 to 5799

SW Taylor Ct

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5700 to 5799

SW Madison Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 6000 to 6199

SW Fairhaven Ln

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4900 to 5099

SW Barrow Ln

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1300 to 1499

SW Jefferson St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5500 to 5699

SW Montgomery St

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 5700 to 5799

SW Torr Ln

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4200 to 4299

SW Clay St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5800 to 5999

SW Columbia St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 5800 to 5999

SW 61st Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1200 to 1299

SW Zoo Rd

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Railroad features:

Max RR

Length: 1.66 miles
Direction: E-W

Other features:

Sylvan Crk

Length: 0.47 miles
Direction: E-W

Johnson Crk

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
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