Tualatin is a vibrant and growing community conveniently located just 12 miles south of Portland, 30 miles north of Salem and minutes away from Lake Oswego. With a population of 27,000, residents enjoy community amenities such as award-winning parks, shopping and dining establishments. In fact, Tualatin is the home of a series of popular retailers, restaurants and businesses, including a large, outdoor and high-end shopping mall, Bridgeport Village.
Tualatin offers a diverse range of housing ranging from acreage properties to newly constructed single-family homes in planned communities. Recently, Tualatin also began offering a great selection of condos and town homes to the area to appeal to the city’s central location from a variety of economic hubs, including Portland, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Lake Oswego, Wilsonville and Salem.
Tualatin is marked as one of the fastest growing cities in Oregon over the last 10 years. This is credited to the city’s established high-standard of living specifications, and its ability to continuously be an affordable suburb option for non-Portland dwellers. Buyers are drawn to Tualatin for its spacious lots, high-quality of life, convenience, location and the excellent schools.
In addition, the city is a short distance to adventure, including skiing, snowboarding, and sledding on Mt. Hood in the Cascade Mountain Range to family-friendly summer water activities on the central Oregon Coast. Professional and amateur thrill-seekers can also participate in national-level wind-surfing or parasailing on the Columbia River, while enjoying the natural beauty of Multnomah Falls in Columbia Gorge National Recreation Area.
The median home value in Tualatin is $401,210 which represents a 9.62% increase over the last 12 months. The median age of homes in this market is 28 years. The majority of homes sell between $150 and $200 per square foot. The population density of this area is 3,240 people per square mile with the majority of residence being between the ages of 35 and 54.