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Area: 0.934 square miles

Population: 1,426

Population density:
Sylvan-Highlands:

1,527 people per square mile
Portland:

4,762 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland, OR neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community
Age and Sex of Residents in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland, OR
Races in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland neighborhood in OR
Household income distribution in 2013 in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland neighborhood in OR
Median household income in 2016:
Sylvan-Highlands:

$150,860
Portland:

$62,127

Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland neighborhood in OR

Median rent in 2016:
Sylvan-Highlands:

$1,151
Portland:

$1,024

Zip codes: 97221.

Males:

772
Females:

654
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

45.0 years
Whole city:

36.7 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

45.9 years
Whole city:

36.6 years

Average household size:
Sylvan-Highlands:

2.4 people
Portland:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
Sylvan-Highlands:

54.8%
Portland:

40.4%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

68.0%
Portland:

38.1%

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

40.6%
Portland:

30.0%

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

3.8%
Portland:

8.3%

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

15.0%
Portland:

22.1%

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

7.1%
city:

19.2%

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

0.2%
Portland:

4.9%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

38.3%
Portland:

37.8%

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

49.8%
Portland:

47.1%

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

1.4%
city:

1.4%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

10.5%
Portland:

13.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Sylvan-Highlands:

  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 9
  • 4 rooms: 67
  • 5 rooms: 32
  • 6 rooms: 70
  • 7 rooms: 41
  • 8 rooms: 90
  • 9+ rooms: 190
Note: State values scaled to Sylvan-Highlands population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvan-Highlands:

  • 1 room: 68
  • 2 rooms: 56
  • 3 rooms: 85
  • 4 rooms: 33
  • 5 rooms: 8
  • 6 rooms: 13
  • 7 rooms: 7
  • 8 rooms: 4
  • 9+ rooms: 8
Note: State values scaled to Sylvan-Highlands population

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands:

  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 15
  • 2 bedrooms: 104
  • 3 bedrooms: 179
  • 4 bedrooms: 153
  • 5+ bedrooms: 49
Note: State values scaled to Sylvan-Highlands population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Sylvan-Highlands:

  • no bedroom: 77
  • 1 bedroom: 151
  • 2 bedrooms: 16
  • 3 bedrooms: 54
  • 4 bedrooms: 11
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
Note: State values scaled to Sylvan-Highlands population
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

2.2
Portland:

1.8

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

1.7
city:

1.1

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Sylvan-Highlands:

77.4%
Portland:

74.9%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2016 (84.8% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $886,409
    Portland:

    $440,072

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2016 (4.1% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $697,727
    city:

    $370,849

  • Average estimated '16 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (2.1% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $557,664
    city:

    $256,721

  • Average estimated '16 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (9.2% of all units):
    Sylvan-Highlands:

    $329,672
    Portland:

    $464,017

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 20
  • 2010 to 2013: 7
  • 2000 to 2009: 69
  • 1990 to 1999: 34
  • 1980 to 1989: 47
  • 1970 to 1979: 151
  • 1960 to 1969: 87
  • 1950 to 1959: 105
  • 1940 to 1949: 56
  • 1939 or earlier: 78
Note: State values scaled to Sylvan-Highlands Portland OR population

City-data.com crime index for city in 2016 (higher means more crime):
City:

409.9
U.S. average:

236.5

Mode of transportation to work in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland, OR
Time Leaving Home for Work in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland neighborhood in OR
Commute time to work in Sylvan-Highlands in Portland neighborhood in OR

Occupations of males:

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

    24.1%
    city:

    11.7%

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

    6.5%
    city:

    5.1%

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

    3.3%
    city:

    5.9%

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

    4.7%
    city:

    4.1%

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

    1.2%
    city:

    1.4%

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

    1.2%
    city:

    1.8%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    5.8%
    city:

    1.7%

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

    4.1%
    city:

    4.3%

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

    7.0%
    city:

    4.7%

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

    3.3%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    14.1%
    city:

    14.8%

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

    17.4%
    city:

    17.8%

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

    1.9%
    city:

    5.1%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    3.7%
    city:

    3.1%


Occupations of females:

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

    18.2%
    city:

    11.2%

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

    10.3%
    city:

    6.5%

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

    11.0%
    city:

    1.9%

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

    2.7%
    city:

    1.6%

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

    5.5%
    city:

    3.8%

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

    8.7%
    city:

    9.0%

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

    7.0%
    city:

    9.3%

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

    35.5%
    city:

    23.9%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

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

    15.9%
    Portland:

    12.6%

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

    6.0%
    Portland:

    6.6%

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

    1.7%
    Portland:

    2.5%

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

    61.7%
    Portland:

    14.0%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Sylvan-Highlands:

3.6%
Portland:

14.7%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2016):
Sylvan-Highlands:

2004
Portland:

2006

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2016):
Sylvan-Highlands:

2012
Portland:

2014

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

67.1%
Portland:

72.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Solar energy (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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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