The Russell neighborhood, located in east Portland, is home to 3,810 people as of 2016.The median age of residents is 48, and the neighborhood is largely comprised of single family homes, with few options for apartments or condos. It is bordered by Parkrose Heights, Wilkes, Hazelwood, Parkrose, and Argay. Its borders are I-84 on the north and NE Halsey Street on the south, and between NE 122nd Ave on the west and NE 142nd Ave.
Russell is a quiet residential neighborhood.The average home was built in 1958.Compared to surrounding neighborhoods, home prices are more affordable. For a family looking to relocate to a quiet, suburban neighborhood in Portland, the Russell neighborhood may be an ideal choice.
According to the Mid-County Memo—a publication serving the Parkrose area and surrounding neighborhoods—Russell incorporates or is nearby some prominent Portland institutions. Western States Chiropractic College, located on NE 132nd Avenue and hosts about 475 students. The college offers a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree, a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology, a Masters in Exercise and Sport Science, a Masters in Nutritional and Functional Medicine, and more.
A branch of the Portland Rescue Mission also finds its home in Russell. Shepherd’s Door is a community of single women and women with children (ages 10 and under) who participate in New Life Ministries at Portland Rescue Mission. Shepherd’s Door has made a lasting impact on the Russell neighborhood through its commitment to serving the most vulnerable women and children of Portland.
Russell is accessible via I-84 and is in close proximity to a number of attractions and amenities in Northeast Portland, and is located within a good driving distance of the Portland International Airport.
Zip Code: 97230
Most errands require a car
A few nearby public transportation options
Some bike infrastructure