Apartments for Rent in Beaverton, OR(show city information)
Emerald-green grass, tall trees, beautiful parks, fountains, and hiking trails make Beaverton, Oregon a great place to live. Add in the fact that it is just seven miles west of Portland and home to many high-tech companies, and Beaverton becomes even more attractive.
Tektronix and Nike World Campus are just two of the major companies that call Beaverton home. In fact, Beaverton is part of the “Silicon Forest,” the technological hub of Oregon.
With 100 parks, 25 miles of bike paths and hiking trails, and several golf courses, Beaverton is a great place for outdoor sports. The Progress Downs Municipal Golf Course is an 18-hole course open year round. The Tualatin Hills Nature Park has 219 acres of picnic areas, trails, and a nature store.
Downtown Beaverton features the Beaverton Town Square, an outdoor shopping center. The farmer’s market is highly-rated and takes place June-October. Flicks by the Fountain is an August movie series at Beaverton City Park, also in downtown.
Beaverton Transit Center will quickly take you to Portland via the MAX light rail system. The center is also a bus station and commuter rail center.
If you are looking for a great city near Portland, Beaverton is a beautiful place to live.