Parkrose Heights is a large, family-friendly neighborhood located in east Portland, Oregon in the 97220 zip code. It is bordered on the north and west by Interstate 84, on the east by Northeast 122nd Avenue, and on the south by Northeast Halsey Street.
The neighborhood is comprised of an industrial area and single-family, detached homes on small home sites. Throughout the residential area, a good number of trees are scattered among the homes. Because Parkrose Heights is a good distance away from the center of Portland, the homes in this area are more affordable.
In a near-perfect location for community, Parkrose Heights lies near the major roads of Columbia Boulevard and Sandy Boulevard, Interstates 84 and 205, and within close proximity to Portland International Airport. This allows residents easy access to shopping, restaurants, and public transportation. Attractions and recreational activities throughout Portland are also easily accessible.
Located in part of the southwest corner of Parkrose Heights, the Vibra Specialty Hospital Portland is another one of the neighborhood’s assets. Here, patients with long-term medical needs can receive the professional care they require.
Children from Parkrose Heights can attend Sacramento Elementary School, Parkrose Middle School and Parkrose High School. College-bound students can choose from nearby Western States Chiropractic School, the Multnomah Bible College and Biblical Seminary, or from among 106 other secondary schools located in Portland.
Parkrose Heights residents looking for a place to get away can go to Senn’s Dairy Park a short distance to the north on Northeast Prescott Street. Located on a little more than an acre of land, it provides unpaved walking paths and a playground for children.