Forest Park, Portland, Oregon

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Forest Park
Neighborhood
Forest Park Neighborhood, Portland, Oregon
Forest Park Neighborhood, Portland, Oregon
Forest Park is located in Portland, Oregon
Forest Park
Forest Park
Coordinates: 45°32′05″N 122°44′28″W / 45.53476°N 122.74119°W / 45.53476; -122.74119Coordinates: 45°32′05″N 122°44′28″W / 45.53476°N 122.74119°W / 45.53476; -122.74119
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Country United States
State Oregon
City Portland
Government
 • Association Forest Park Neighborhood Association
 • Coalition Neighbors West/Northwest
Area
 • Total 10.93 sq mi (28.31 km2)
Population (2000)[1]
 • Total 2,360
 • Density 220/sq mi (83/km2)
Housing[1]
 • No. of households 859
 • Occupancy rate 96% occupied
 • Owner-occupied 779 households (91%)
 • Renting 80 households (9%)
 • Avg. household size 2.75 persons

Forest Park, a neighborhood on the northwestern edge of Portland, Oregon, combines rolling green pastures, views east and west, and proximity to the attractions of Northwest District. The Forest Park neighborhood is named because of its proximity to Forest Park, the southern portion of which lies within the neighborhood boundaries and the rest of which is adjacent. Most of the neighborhood lies within unincorporated Multnomah County, though it does include some areas within Portland city limits.

Forest Park
Skyline Elementary School

Schools[edit]

Skyline Elementary School,[2][3] West Sylvan Middle School,[4][5] Lincoln High School[6][7]

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