An unincorporated suburb of Portland, the community of Clackamas, Oregon is located along the Clackamas River 10 miles south of Portland. With plenty of open, green space in the shadow of Mt. Talbert, Clackamas is a beautiful apartment-renting location.
The newly-opened Clackamas Town Center Transit Center is the southern terminus of the MAX Light Rail Green Line, making commuting into Portland fast and easy. It is located near the Clackamas Town Center Mall, a popular shopping destination with over one million square feet of retail space.
Clackamas is home to Camp Withycombe, a training site for the Oregon National Guard and a Disaster Recovery Center, which is operated jointly by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Oregon Emergency Management. Camp Withycombe, home to a collection of national defense facilities dating from 1903 to the 1930s, is on the National Register of Historic Places.
If you are renting an apartment near Portland, try looking in the small community of Clackamas.