In the page below you will find links to resources, stories, and demographic information relating to this neighborhood.

Neighborhood Statistics

These graphs are derived from Census data aggregated to neighborhood boundaries.

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Far Southwest neighborhood is located in outer Southwest Portland in the Fanno Creek watershed. It is bordered to the north and west by the I-5 freeway. Lesser City Park is situated in the center of Far Southwest. Portland Community College’s Sylvania campus occupies a large part of the neighborhood, and gives it much of its character. Far Southwest is a part of the Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Coalition.


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