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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Vernon neighborhood is located in Northeast Portland in the Columbia Slough watershed. It is mostly residential, with one popular retail corridor along NE Alberta St. This area, known as the Alberta Arts District, has many shops, restaurants, and galleries. The Alberta Arts District hosts a monthly street fair called Last Thursday. Other notable features include Alberta Park and Vernon Elementary School. Vernon is a part of the Northeast Coalition of Neighbors.


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