The suburb of Beaverton is located about 7 miles west of downtown Portland. One of Portland’s largest suburbs, it is home to over 99,000 residents. Located in Washington County, Beaverton is a desirable community known for great schools and proximity to major Oregon employers. The school district is nationally acclaimed for high SAT scores and known for being one of the top school districts in the Portland metro area. Search below for Beaverton Homes For Sale.
Home to Nike International, Beavertonians are proud to be home to such a well-known brand. Nike is a major employer in the region with over 12,000 employees on their 400 acre Beaverton campus. They are also heavily involved with University of Oregon’s athletics.
The world’s largest semiconductor manufacturer is located in neighboring Hillsboro. Intel is is the largest private employer in Oregon with 21,000 employees. Their presence for cutting edge research and manufacturing has attracted numerous other tech related companies to Washington County. Often referred to as Silicon Forest, a play on the Bay Area’s Silicon Valley.
Local favorite restaurants and attractions include Tom’s Pancake House, Cinetopia, DeCarlis, Afuri Ramen, Loyal Legion Beer Hall and the Beaverton Farmers’ Market.
NEIGHBORHOODS WITHIN BEAVERTON CITY LIMITS:
West Slope – is a desirable neighborhood with long time residents. This neighborhood is predominantly mid-century modern homes. The area is sought after for the rolling hills and safe community feel. Part of the West Slope is in the Beaverton School district; Raleigh Park Elementary, Whitford Middle and Beaverton High School. Some homes though in Washington County are part of the highly rated Portland schools; Bridlemile Elementary, West Sylvan Middle and Lincoln High School. Bordering the Sunset Corridor Highway 26 and the 217 it is a great location for easy transit and commute. Less than 10 minutes to downtown Beaverton in a great neighborhood.
Sexton Mountain – is another sought after Beaverton neighborhood. Built mostly in the 1990-2000’s, Sexton Mountain is tasteful mix of townhomes and single family traditional homes. Many of the single family homes have larger yards in this neighborhood. Families are drawn to the abundance of parks and great Beaverton schools.
Central Beaverton • Highland • West Beaverton • Vose
Raleigh Park • South Beaverton • Greenway • Neighbors Southwest
NEIGHBORHOODS OUTSIDE OF BEAVERTON CITY LIMITS (UNICORPORATED WASHINGTON COUNTY):
Many of the neighborhoods surrounding Beaverton are located outside city limits in unicorporated Washington County. Some neighborhoods have Portland schools and addresses and others Beaverton schools and addresses.
Bethany – is a newer designed community with central retail area and a mix of housing options North of Highway 26. Included in the urban growth boundary in 2002, many of the housing developments have been built in the past 10 years. There are mix of family friendly pockets built in the 1990’s as well. It’s a popular Beaverton neighborhood for the schools and proximity to Intel.
Bonny Slope – a little pocket sandwiched between NW McDaniels and Thompson Rds. This area is a mix of communities built in the 70’s and newer construction recently opened up for development. Anchored by Bonny Slope Elementary School and two parks, the area is a favorite for younger families.
Cedar Hills – just North of downtown Beaverton you’ll find this neighborhood bordered by Highway 26 and 217. Cedar Hills is a sneaky gem for well maintained homes on large lots. Many homes have been remodeled. Fantastic location for commuters. Commonwealth Lake Park is located in this neighborhood. Popular for the walking trails and bird watching.
Oak Hills – just off the Highway 26 and NW Bethany Blvd sits the charming Oak Hills neighborhood. Built predominately in the 1970’s, most of the homes are well taken care of with a real sense of community. The Oak Hills HOA has a website and recreation programs.
Raleigh Hills • Garden Home • Cooper Moutain
Rock Creek • Tanasbourne • Aloha
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