Madison South, Portland, Oregon


Madison South, Portland, Oregon

Infobox Neighborhood Portland OR
neighborhood_name = Madison South
association_name = Madison South Neighborhood Association
association_website =
coalition_name = Central Northeast Neighbors, Inc.
coalition_website = http://www.cnncoalition.org/
area = 3.88
map_url = http://www.portlandonline.com/oni/index.cfm?a=58594&c=35281
portlandmaps_x = 7670163.885
portlandmaps_y = 690127.243
censusyear = 2000
pop_total = 6918
pop_density = 1783
households_total = 2538
occupancy = 96
households_owned = 1486
households_owned_pct = 59
households_rented = 1052
households_rented_pct = 41
household_size = 2.73
footnotes =

Madison South is a neighborhood in the Northeast section of Portland, Oregon. It is bordered by the Roseway, Sumner, Cully, Parkrose, Montavilla, and Rose City Park neighborhoods, and by the enclave city of Maywood Park. The neighborhood roughly conforms to the boundaries of Interstate 84 to the south, Interstate 205 to the east, NE Sandy Boulevard to the north, and NE 65th Avenue to the west.

Notable features of Madison South include Rocky Butte, an inactive volcanic cinder cone; the Grotto, a Catholic nature sanctuary; and the Alameda Ridge, a gravel bar left over from the Missoula Floods. Notable structures include Madison High School, Gregory Heights Middle School, the MAX Light Rail NE 82nd Ave Station, and the international headquarters of Banfield Pet Clinics.

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