PDX Parent Jan 2021

The first-ever PDX Parent City Guide is here! Get an in-depth look at neighborhoods from across the quadrants. You'll find family-friendly places to live, eat and play; walk, bike and transit scores; housing costs and much, much more.

Neighborhood We Love: Sellwood-Moreland

Sellwood-Moreland in Southeast is the quintessential, walkable, self-contained Portland neighborhood.

Neighborhood We Love: St. Johns

Plenty of Portlanders are proud of their neighborhoods, but when it comes to community spirit, St. Johns is in a class of its own.

GreatSchools Ratings Aren’t the Whole Story

In their quest for the best education possible for their children, parents may find ratings services to be a good way to quickly judge a school.

Supporting Local Black-owned Businesses

Here are a few local Black-owned businesses to check out.

Neighborhood We Love: King

Eclectic dining options, sky-high walking and biking scores, and a community of resident-advocates — there’s lots to love about King.

South Portland, What’s In a Name?

Portland has a new district: South Portland.

PDX Trend: Fried-chicken Goodness

Portlanders of all ages are reaching for another piece of the ultimate comfort food: crispy-crunchy chicken.

Neighborhood We Love: Lents

With many organizations that focus on building community, Lents in Southeast is on the rise.

Download your copy of the City Guide!

Search for schools, camps, enrichment classes, pediatricians and more in our guide!

Neighborhood We Love : The Historic Alphabet District

Window shop northwest’s Alphabet District. Families say it offers a European feel — right in the heart of the bustling city.
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