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Foster-Powell Neighborhood Guide

The Foster-Powell neighborhood is located in Southeast Portland. It is bordered by the South Tabor, Creston-Kenilworth, Mount Scott-Arleta, and Lents neighborhoods.


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Features

As a result of the Portland real estate market boom, Foster-Powell has seen an influx of new residents to the area which has helped to create a new and vibrant community. As one might imagine, Foster-Powell has some wonderful areas with beautifully improved homes and neighborhoods and some still in transition.  There is a very high concentration of recent immigrants with Foster-Powell being home to a large portion of Portland's Russian and Ukrainian immigrants.  There are some great authentic restaurants and shops in this neighborhood.

 

Parks

Essex Park

Firland Parkway

Kern Park

Laurelwood Park

Mt. Scott Park

Mt Scott Community Center & Pool

Multnomah Park Cemetery

Springwater Corridor

Community Resources

Multnomah County Library - Holgate

Foster-Powell Day Care

Neighborhood Schools

Religious Organizations (churches, synagogues, places of worship, private schools)

Neighborhood Public Transit - bus routes, train stops, etc.

Foster-Powell Neighborhood Association


Foster-Powell Neighborhood Vibe

A good mix of singles and families, renters and owners. This neighborhood is a good mix of people from all different walks of life and cultures.  There are a lot of young families here and as such, many neighborhood communities pushing for positive change. 

 


Stats

Foster-Powell Zip Code 97206

Local Crime Stats

Census


Foster-Powell Real Estate

Foster-Powell homes run the gammut of older Portland style homes from bungalows, to ranches, Old Portland, Tudor and more.

If you are interested in buying or selling a home in this Portland neighborhood, visit our Portland Real Estate Page for more information, or visit our Portland Real Estate Map to search the RMLS for neighborhood homes for sale.

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Neighborhood Links

Zip Code 97206

Foster-Powell On-line Community

Foster-Powell Schools:

Creston Elementary School

Kellogg Middle School

Franklin High School

Portland Public School Boundaries

Neighborhood Demographics and Census Statistics

Local Crime Stats

Census

Local Google Map

Neighborhood Boundary Map

Portland International Airport

Portland Police Bureau

Portland Off-Leash Dog Parks

TriMet - Interactive Maps and Schedules for Bus, Max and Streetcar


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