Mt. Tabor

The Mt. Tabor neighborhood is located in Southeast Portland, Oregon, and is named after the dormant volcanic cinder cone, Mount Tabor, situated within the area. Known for its natural beauty, parkland, and residential charm, Mt. Tabor offers a mix of outdoor recreational opportunities and a peaceful suburban atmosphere.

Key features of the Mt. Tabor neighborhood include:

  1. Mt. Tabor Park: The neighborhood is home to Mount Tabor Park, a 190-acre public park situated on the extinct volcanic cinder cone. The park features walking trails, hiking paths, picnic areas, playgrounds, and scenic viewpoints. It's a popular spot for outdoor activities, jogging, dog walking, and enjoying nature.

  2. Natural Beauty: Residents of Mt. Tabor enjoy the scenic beauty and tranquility offered by the park's lush greenery, mature trees, and panoramic views of the city and surrounding landscapes.

  3. Residential Character: Mt. Tabor is primarily a residential neighborhood with a mix of housing styles, including Craftsman-style homes, bungalows, Tudors, and other architectural designs. The area has a relaxed and suburban feel, attracting families and individuals seeking a peaceful living environment.

  4. Community Engagement: The Mt. Tabor Neighborhood Association plays an active role in the community, organizing events, advocating for neighborhood interests, and promoting community engagement.

  5. Schools and Education: The neighborhood is served by several schools, making it an attractive area for families seeking educational options.

  6. Convenient Location: Mt. Tabor offers convenient access to amenities, restaurants, and shops in nearby commercial areas such as Hawthorne Boulevard and Division Street. Residents have access to urban conveniences while residing in a serene setting.

  7. Cultural and Recreational Opportunities: The neighborhood hosts events, festivals, and activities that foster a sense of community and cultural engagement.

  8. Historic Significance: Mt. Tabor has historical significance, both due to its association with the volcanic formation and the development of the area around the park.

Overview for Mt. Tabor, OR

10,990 people live in Mt. Tabor, where the median age is 44 and the average individual income is $52,974. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

10,990

Total Population

44 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$52,974

Average individual Income

Around Mt. Tabor, OR

There's plenty to do around Mt. Tabor, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

45
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
60
Bikeable
Bike Score
48
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Hunt & Gather Provisions Deli, Taste of the Nation, and Taqueria Santo Tomas.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.2 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 4.21 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.04 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.27 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.98 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.11 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Mt. Tabor, OR

Mt. Tabor has 4,859 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mt. Tabor do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 10,990 people call Mt. Tabor home. The population density is 10,650.691 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

10,990

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

44

Median Age

47.54 / 52.46%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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4,859

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$52,974

Average individual Income

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Commute Time

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30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Mt. Tabor, OR

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The following schools are within or nearby Mt. Tabor. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mt Tabor Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Portland Arthur Academy Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Glencoe Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

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