Why you'd want to live in Beaverton
Beaverton is widely heralded as one of the best small cities in the United States. You’ll love all 11 recognized Beaverton neighborhoods (villages really) and their various amenities (schools, recreation centers, playgrounds, restaurants, and shops) are interconnected by 60 miles of trails, zigzagging around neighborhoods and through forest groves, tranquil parks, and wetlands. If you love to walk, jog, or bike, this is your hood. Beaverton is home to the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District, which is the largest parkland of its kind in the state of Oregon. The district contains 95 park sites with active recreational amenities–including 70 miles of trails, eight swim centers, six recreation centers, sports complex, regional nature park, tennis center, two historic sites, senior center, skate park, roller hockey park, two lakes, and 1,500 acres of natural areas.