Portland's Oakdale Neighborhood is a small pocket located between Forest Avenue and Brighton Avenue. To locals, it's known as the 'neighborhood behind the Great Lost Bear restaurant and pub'. Oakdale is home to the University of Southern Maine's Portland campus and has also been the home of several historic Portland schools.
Oakdale is a popular mix of single family, multi-family and condominium homes. The neighborhood is walkable to a handful of restaurants and shops.