Neighborhood Profile - Portsmouth

Situated in North Portland, with bordering St. Johns and Kenton neighborhoods, Portsmouth has seen a boom in the last few years with the real estate market here in Portland. 

A few of Portsmouth's favorite things :


Portsmouth Community Garden

McCoy Park and Community Garden Basketball courts, playground, water play feature

Northgate Park Baseball field, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, softball field, lighted tennis court and water play feature

University Park Picnic tables, playground, soccer field and softball field

Portsmouth Park Soccer and softball fields

McKenna Park Basketball court, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, softball field

Columbia Park Baseball field, playground, soccer field, softball field, lighted tennis court, volleyball court and water play feature

Trenton Park Basketball courts, playground, picnic tables

George Park Picnic area

Nearby parks and recreation

Heron Lakes Golf Course

Portland International Raceway

Arbor Lodge ParkDog off-leash area, horseshoe pit, paved paths, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, softball field, and lighted tennis courts.

Peninsula ParkBasketball and tennis courts, gymnasium, paved paths, gorgeous old rose garden, play structures and outdoor swimming pool.

Gammans City Park Picnic tables and playground

Farragut Park Basketball courts, soccer field, paved paths and playground

Community Resources

Multnomah County Library - North Portland

Neighborhood Schools

Religious Organizations (churches, synagogues, places of worship, private schools)

Neighborhood Public Transit - bus routes, train stops, etc.

Portsmouth Neighborhood Association

North Portland Tool Library  "The North Portland Tool Library (NPTL) is a community resource that loans a wide variety of tools to community members free of charge. The Tool Library benefits North Portland residents by reducing the costs of maintaining and improving their homes, building community, and sustaining diverse, livable neighborhoods."

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Cafes, Restaurants and Grocery

Drunken Noodle 

East Side Delicatessen

Bagel & Box

Shoofly Vegan Bakery


The Fishwife

The Sundown Pub

Rose City Taqueria

Louie’s Pizza & Catering

Falafel House


New Seasons Market

Che’ Cafe