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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

PP&R by the Numbers 2013

Total Park System Acres - 11,546

  • Developed Parks - 209 parks on 3,445 acres
  • Natural Areas - 7,887 acres
  • Undeveloped - 214 acres

Employees

  • Full-time - 419
  • Part-time & Seasonal - 2,868

Annual Volunteer Hours Contributed - 475,324

Community & Art Centers - 14

Indoor & Outdoor Pools - 13

Golf Courses - 5

Motorsports Raceway - 1

Sports fields maintained & scheduled for team play

  • Baseball/Softball Diamonds - 123
  • Soccer/Football Fields - 109

Basketball Hoops - 229

Community Gardens - 48

Miles of Regional Trails - 155

Off-Leash Dog Areas - 33

Picnic Areas - 86

Playgrounds - 129

Restroom Buildings - 97

River Beaches - 5

Skateparks - 5

Tennis Courts - 124

Portland residents rating the overall quality of parks as good or very good - 86%