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The Sumner neighborhood, located in northeast Portland, Oregon, is bordered by the Roseway, Madison South, Parkrose and Cully neighborhoods. The War Veterans Memorial Highway/I-205 runs along the neighborhood’s east side, and Northeast 82nd Avenue runs along its west side. Situated inside the 97220 zip code area, the community of Sumner includes the Portland International Airport and an industrial and commercial area in its northern section.
Sumner is a neat, attractive neighborhood with affordable homes on small, narrow lots, making the houses very close together. There are trees scattered throughout the community, and all of the houses are single-family homes. Sumner homes include an architectural mix of cottages, bungalows, and split-level styles.
Residents have easy access to both nearby shopping areas and a large portion of undeveloped wildlife habitat. Sandy Boulevard runs through the community, offering residents an easy commute to downtown Portland, the Portland International Airport and several recreational destinations.
Children in the Sumner neighborhood can attend Shaver Grade School, Parkrose Middle School and Parkrose High School. College students have the opportunity to choose between 106 Portland universities, colleges and technical or vocational schools.
The Johnson Lake Property, located at Northeast Glass Plant Road and Northeast Simpson Street, offers eight acres of undeveloped natural habitat inside of the Sumner neighborhood. Home to a variety of wildlife, the Johnson Lake Property is a fun place for families.
The Rocky Butte Natural Area sits a short distance to the south of Sumner. Visitors can stroll or hike along the unpaved paths. Once they reach the top of the hill, they can revel in the panoramic view of the beautiful city of Portland on one side, and Mount Hood on the other.