Living close to where you work – a simple idea with big rewards.
Without that long commute, you’d have extra time to play with your kids, read a book, take the dog for a longer walk or prepare a meal at home.
With a shorter commute, you’d save on reduced costs for fuel, maintenance, insurance and vehicle replacement. If you switched to transit or a bicycle for your commute to work, you’d save even more.
If this idea sounds good, we invite you to explore this section for information you’ll need to consider moving closer to where you work on Swan Island or finding work on Swan Island closer to your home.
North and Inner Northeast Portland have the region’s highest concentration of diverse, well-paying jobs and more than a dozen neighborhoods with a vibrant mix of retail, recreational, educational and community resources.
Explore the opportunities to live and work close by in North and Inner Northeast Portland!