About SW Portland
Downtown Portland is the heart of the southwest. It is the section between I-405 freeway loop and the Willamette River. In the center of southwest Portland is the Pioneer Courthouse Square. Southwest Portland is the host to neighborhoods such as the South Waterfront with new high-rises and urban living. Nearby with more classical homes is, Multnomah Village. Oregon Health Science University (OHSU) and Lewis and Clark College are located in southwest Portland as well.