Richmond, Portland, OR

Richmond Neighborhood Guide Portland, OR

About

Richmond is a vibrant neighborhood located in southeast Portland, Oregon, known for its lively dining scene and quirky shops. It's bounded by popular roads including SE Hawthorne Blvd on the north and SE Division Street on the south, which are dotted with food cart pods, breweries, and a range of international restaurants. The neighborhood is rich in history, with many of its homes and buildings dating back to the early 20th century. Just a stone's throw away from downtown Portland, Richmond stands as a colorful, cultural crossroads.

What You Will Love About Richmond, Portland, Oregon

  • The thriving food scene on SE Division Street, including spots like Pok Pok and Salt & Straw.
  • Walking along SE Hawthorne Blvd, a unique shopping hub filled with vintage shops and boutiques.
  • The strong sense of community and the friendly neighborhood vibe.
  • Close proximity to Mount Tabor Park, an extinct volcano offering panoramic views of the city.

What’s Nearby

Richmond is just a short distance away from downtown Portland, packed with high-end restaurants, theaters, and art galleries. The neighborhood is also near Mount Tabor Park, an iconic city park perfect for hiking, picnicking, and cycling. Additionally, the Hawthorne District, known for its bohemian atmosphere, is located on the northern edge of Richmond.

The Rental Market

The rental market in Richmond has an average rent of $1,445 for 1-bedroom apartments, with prices ranging from a minimum average of $1,350 to a maximum average price of $1,710. In the past year, the standard deviation of the average price has been $113.9, indicating the prices in the neighborhood aren't vastly different.

Rental Price Stability

Rental prices in Richmond have been relatively stable with a standard deviation of only $113.9. This indicates that, despite some variation, prices haven't significantly fluctuated, providing renters with a sense of stability and predictability.

Lifestyle

Life in Richmond is marked by its inclusive community spirit and rich culinary scene. Residents enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities, thanks to its proximity to Mount Tabor Park and various bike paths. Richmond's location also provides residents with easy access to the cultural hub of downtown Portland and the unique offerings of the Hawthorne District.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 314 restaurants, 44 grocery stores, and 28 parks within a mile of the Richmond neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    The Hawthorne Evening Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    2039 SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Clinton Street Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    3400 SE Clinton St

  • GROCERY
    Natural Grocers

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.5 miles

    3975 SE Powell Blvd

  • GROCERY
    New Seasons Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    4034 SE Hawthorne Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Safeway

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    3930 SE Powell Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Meridian Cacao Company

    Business and Professional Services, Food and Beverage Service, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Chocolate Store, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2411 SE 49th Ave

Richmond Apartments and Rentals

145 Rental properties in Richmond, Portland, OR.

  • The Fifty At Division property

    $1,265+

    The Fifty At Division

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    438–1091 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Tabor View Lofts property

    $1,355+

    Tabor View Lofts

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    442–752 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Ashley Court property

    $1,520+

    Ashley Court

    2–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    897–1020 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Eastside 101 property

    $1,450

    Eastside 101

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    320–1041 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • Division Street Station property

    $1,250+

    Division Street Station

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    500–750 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Powell Gardens property

    $1,350+

    Powell Gardens

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    505–798 Sqft

    Available 7/25

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
3.7%
50.2%
utilities
0.4%
6.8%
food
0.7%
10.4%
transportation
3.3%
28.4%
healthcare
1.8%
11.9%

Richmond Demographics

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Richmond Transportation

walk bike and transit

Walker’s Paradise

91/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Biker’s Paradise

97/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

52/100
7 bus stops, 2 train stops, 3 other stops

TriMet Stop ID 6442

Other

2491 SE Hawthorne Blvd

TriMet Stop ID 2625

Bus Stop

3890 SE Hawthorne Blvd

TriMet Stop ID 2626

Bus Stop

3805 SE Hawthorne Blvd

Source: foursquare.com

Richmond Schools

Neighborhoods Around Richmond

NeighborhoodStudioAvg RentAnnual Change
Hawthorne DistrictNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,458
13%
Mt. TaborNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,212
10%
PearlNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,506
5%
Northwest DistrictNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,225
5%
Alphabet DistrictNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,212
6%
South WaterfrontNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon----
Goose HollowNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,224
2%
East PortlandNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,097
4%
Nob HillNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,225
5%
Creston-KenilworthNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,200
12%
BuckmanNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,524
18%
Northeast PortlandNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,198
8%
SunnysideNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,375
12%
BelmontNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,205--
Lair HillNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,225
2%
KernsNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,299
2%
MontavillaNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon----
DowntownNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,187
3%
HollywoodNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$895
34%
Central Northeast PortlandNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$999
26%
South PortlandNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,450
16%
WestmorelandNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,290
3%
HazelwoodNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$995--
North TaborNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,050--
WoodstockNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon----
Powellhurst-GilbertNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,075--
LentsNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,100--
Sullivan's GulchNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,350
4%
BrooklynNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,250
0%
IrvingtonNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,162
10%
MississippiNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,620--
HillsdaleNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,197--
CullyNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon----
EliotNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,138
8%
John's LandingNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,450--
King's Hill Historic DistrictNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,250
0%
Historic MilwaukieNeighborhood in Milwaukie, Oregon----
HumboldtNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,195--
BoiseNeighborhood in Portland, Oregon$1,232
34%