Montavilla, Portland, Oregon

Montavilla, Portland, Oregon
Montavilla, Portland, Oregon
Neighborhood representation
Association Montavilla Neighborhood Association
Coalition Southeast Uplift
Neighborhood geography
Area 5.64 km² (PDF map)
Location Interactive map
Coordinates 45°31′35″N 122°34′45″W / 45.52642°N 122.57904°W / 45.52642; -122.57904Coordinates: 45°31′35″N 122°34′45″W / 45.52642°N 122.57904°W / 45.52642; -122.57904
Demographics (2000)
Population 15,987 (density 2,835/km²)
Households 6025 (95% occupied)
Owned 3665 (61%)
Rented 2360 (39%)
Size 2.65 persons (average)

Montavilla (a syllabic abbreviation of "Mt. Tabor Villa"[1]) is a neighborhood in the Northeast and Southeast sections of Portland, Oregon, United States, and contains an area of 82nd Avenue lasting from Glisan to Powell that contains many of the city's Chinese-owned businesses.

In December 2008, the neighborhood association teamed up with the city to address the rampant prostitution in this neighborhood.[2]


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