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West Linn, OR

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<h2>Welcome Home to West Linn</h2><p>West Linn is in Clackamas County, Oregon. This suburb of Portland is a city of hills, trees, and rivers. If you like the outdoors, you'll love living in West Linn.</p><p>Don&rsquo;t dive into a search for a great new place before heading over to the Apartment Guide to pick up some valuable tips that will streamline your search. You won&rsquo;t want to miss the LocalTalk, either, where residents of West Linn share what it&rsquo;s like to live in this wonderful city. If questions pop into your brain, just type them into our Ask a Question feature and one of our local experts will get back to you with the answers ASAP.</p><h2>West Linn Rental Trends</h2><p>Everyone loves a deal and our apartment finder is great at finding them. Whether you want something near Burnside Park or a place with a view of one of the rivers, we&rsquo;re here to help you find it. If you&rsquo;d like to know just how much you might spend on a new apartment, take a look at the rent chart. It has the latest average rates on one, two, and three bedroom apartments.</p><h2>Smile, You&rsquo;re in West Linn</h2><p>West Linn is a beautiful city near the Wilamette and Tualatin Rivers. As you can imagine, there are oodles of gorgeous parks, playgrounds, open spaces, and trails in and around town. The Mary S. Young State Recreation Area is great place to hang out by the river. Head to this park for a peaceful stroll, an intense hike, a day of fishing, a picnic in the shade, or to help Fido burn off some of that endless energy. What an awesome place to visit!</p><p>Care to get out on the links? There are some spectacular golf courses in the area. Be sure to check out the <a>Oregon Golf Club</a>. With the Cascade Mountains as a backdrop, this expansive 18-hole course will warm the cockles of your golfing heart. You can also golf at Sandelie Golf Course or Lake Oswego Municipal Golf Course, giving you plenty of options when it comes to your next 18 holes.</p><p>West Linn wants to keep everyone in your household active, happy, and engaged. There are no coach potatoes allowed here! The Parks and Recreation department organizes classes such as Tai Chi, engineering fundamentals with Legos, babysitter training, and gourmet cooking. <a>Click here</a> to peruse the Parks and Recreation Departments page and see what you can get involved in.</p><h2>A Little History</h2><p>If you&rsquo;d like to learn a bit about days gone by, check out the <a>Williamette Falls Heritage Foundation</a>. West Linn has a number of historic buildings, from late 19th century Queen Anne homes to Craftsman bungalows, to Period Revival style houses. If you&rsquo;re a history lover, the <a>Williamette Historic District</a> is not to be missed. The district is on the National Register of Historic Places and is a beautiful place to explore. Click on the link above to find out more about the district and to download a map.</p><h2>West Linn&rsquo;s Special Blend</h2><p>Enjoy all kinds of snazzy special events in West Linn, including the Skate Park Slalom, the Street Dance, the Old Time Fair, Movies in the Park, the Haunted Trail, and the Ugly Holiday Sweater Dash. Keep an eye on the calendar of events, because there is a lot going on in West Linn. We hope you like to keep busy!</p><h2>Making the Move</h2><p>Move into a new apartment in West Linn and enjoy living in this knock-out gorgeous, extremely active, family friendly community in Oregon. With easy access to Portland and to some of the most beautiful forests in the state, what's not to love?</p>

Getting Around in West Linn, OR

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in West Linn is:
20 to 24 minutes
Explore info about this city
  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 9.38%
  • 14.72%
  • 5.18%