Southwest Hills, Portland, Oregon


Southwest Hills, Portland, Oregon

Infobox Neighborhood Portland OR
neighborhood_name = Southwest Hills
association_name = Southwest Hills Residential League
association_website = http://www.swhrl.org/
coalition_name = Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc.
coalition_website = http://www.swni.org/
area = 5.30
map_url = http://www.portlandonline.com/oni/index.cfm?c=35281&a=58642
portlandmaps_x = 7634780.373
portlandmaps_y = 677084.929
censusyear = 2000
pop_total = 4673
pop_density = 882
households_total = 1992
occupancy = 94
households_owned = 1683
households_owned_pct = 84
households_rented = 309
households_rented_pct = 16
household_size = 2.35
footnotes =

Southwest Hills is a neighborhood in the West Hills (Tualatin Mountains) in the southwest section of Portland, Oregon, United States. The northeastern part of the neighborhood, above Goose Hollow and Downtown Portland, is known as Portland Heights. Much of the western portion of the neighborhood lies outside of Portland city limits, in unincorporated Multnomah County.

Neighborhood landmarks include Council Crest Park [ [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=24 Council Crest Park] ] and Ainsworth Elementary School.

Gallery

Parks

* [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=24 Council Crest Park] - SW Council Crest Dr.
* [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=166 Governors Park] - SW 13th Ave & Davenport St.
* [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=251 Marquam Nature Park] - SW Marquam St & Sam Jackson Park Rd.
* [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=926 Norris House & Property] - 4455 SW Terwilliger Blvd.
* [http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/finder/index.cfm?action=ViewPark&PropertyID=523 Portland Heights Park] - SW Patton Rd. & Old Orchard Rd.

Coordinates

*Portland Heights is located at coord|45.5056737|-122.7031520|display=inline|name=Portland Heights
*Council Crest is located at coord|45.4990071|-122.7056520 |disply=inline|name=Council Crest

History

* [http://www.pdxhistory.com/html/council_crest.html Council Crest: Dreamland of the Northwest] — History of Council Crest amusement park from pdxhistory.com


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