Eastmoreland Neighborhood – Your New Home
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The Eastmoreland neighborhood is located in Southeast Portland and is bordered by the Sellwood, Reed and Woodstock neighborhoods. Eastmoreland is a highly coveted and is considered an upscale, more traditional neighborhood.
The neighborhood extends north to SE Woodstock Street and then SE Bybee, south to SE Crystal Springs Boulevard, east to SE 39th Avenue, and west to approximately SE 25th Avenue. The Eastmoreland Golf Course is a public 18-hole course on 140 acres. Chandler Egan, a former national amateur golf champion, and leading golf course architect, designed the course, and in 1917, Portland had its first public golf course. Golf Digest ranks it among the nation’s top 75 public courses.
Eastmoreland is full of tree-lined streets and stately homes that pay homage to the Colonial Revival and English Cottage styles of architecture. Today the neighborhood is well established and stable. Of the 1,500 lots in the neighborhood, only a few remain empty.
No eating places (other than Reed College and the Eastmoreland Club Course) are located in Eastmoreland. But you are close to Sellwood-Moreland, and they have a variety of eating establishments.
Shopping and Services – Along the east border of Eastmoreland, SE 39th Avenue has some stores like Trader Joe’s and neighboring Sellwood-Moreland and Woodstock have a New Seasons Market and Moreland a QFC. On the east edge of the neighborhood (SE Woodstock), Eastmoreland residents can travel a few blocks east on SE Woodstock, and there are some business establishments including a Safeway Market plus a New Seasons. Also, a hardware store along with numerous other retail establishments and restaurants are located in both Sellwood-Moreland and Woodstock.
Who Lives in Eastmoreland – Doctors, lawyers, merchants, and professors from Reed College. Residents make certain their children receive a good education – the average daily attendance at Duniway Elementary is over 95%. Dr. Warren Bland, the author of Retire in Style: 60 Outstanding Places Across the USA and Canada retired to Eastmoreland in the Spring of 2006. Mayor Charlie Hales (2013-2017) and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden both live in Eastmoreland.
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