Hollywood is a bustling neighborhood of Portland and home to about 1,600 people who mostly work in services, administrative and retail professions. In case you need to expand your search for a new pad, even more apartments are available for rent in the nearby neighborhoods of Southeast Portland and Inner Southeast.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Hollywood is similar in price to other metro areas in Portland, such as Southeast Portland. On average a household in Hollywood spends $49.9K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Southeast Portland, which come to around $50.3K/year.
The neighborhoods of Hollywood and Southeast Portland are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 16%.
Similar to that of Southeast Portland, the average household income in Hollywood is $60.8K. Hollywood is filled with residents that have earned a master's degree or greater.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Residents can choose from many different types of cuisines. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Moon & Sixpence British Pub. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at McDonald's and Baja Fresh Mexican Grill. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
For health and wellness enthusiasts, Hollywood has it covered. On NE 42nd Ave. is Fly Dragon Spa.
Survey the Yelp page for additional places to grab some grub, enjoy some cocktails and unwind in Hollywood.
Hollywood is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Hollywood Market Square and My Neighborhood. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Grocery Outlet and Whole Foods Market.
Lemon Tree and Celtic Corner are two of the convenient retail options in Hollywood. Additionally, Hollywood is also home to a number of retailers, including Himalayan Gift & Candy Store.
Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Hollywood are Grant High School, Beaumont Middle School and Laurelhurst Elementary School. It's a good rule of thumb to talk with school districts in the area to get the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent in the area you are most interested.
Grant High School, a high school in the Portland School District 1j, offers advanced-placement classes.
In the Portland School District 1j, there are 66 elementary schools, 44 middle schools and 18 high schools. Compared to Oregon Department Of Education district, Portland School District 1j has a bigger student body but a lower (and more favorable) student-teacher ratio. Portland School District 1j has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Oregon Department Of Education district.