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Cities and Towns

State of Oregon

Oregon, abbreviated "OR", is in the Pacific region of the U.S. Its capital is Salem. There were 4,025,127 people in Oregon as per 2018 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on February 14, 1859.

Please explore the cities and towns of Oregon, below.

Top Oregon College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Portland2979,768
2Salem814,457
3Medford4194
4Bend46,544
5Eugene431,415
6Tigard3226
7Klamath Falls37,209
8Happy Valley2184
9McMinnville21,815
10Roseburg21,929
11Grants Pass24,646
12Corvallis230,955
13Cannon Beach10
14Hillsboro145
15Tualatin147
16Beaverton174
17Springfield1168
18Saint Benedict1175
19Tillamook1227
20Newport1420

Largest Oregon Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Adams350
Albany52,007
Ashland20,733
Astoria9,632
Aurora1,261
Baker City9,741
Banks1,694
Bay City1,598
Beaverton95,710
Bend87,167
Boardman3,310
Brookings6,366
Burns2,736
Butte Falls432
Coburg1,184
Columbia City2,039
Coos Bay16,070
Dallas15,413
Dayton2,597
Dayville124

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population4,025,127
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+1,845,227
Age of the Population39.2

Families

% of people married49.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32.3%
Median Earnings25+$35,462
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,143
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,232

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,031
% Above Poverty Level85.1%
% Below Poverty Level14.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home6.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.1%
% Using Public Transportation4.5%

Housing

People Living Alone27.7%
Median Gross Rent$988
Median House Value$265,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.9%
German18.7%
Irish11.5%
English11%
Italian3.8%
Norwegian3.7%
Scottish3.1%
French Except Basque3.1%
Swedish2.7%
Dutch2.1%
Polish1.8%
Russian1.2%
Welsh1.1%
Danishn1%
Canadian0.7%
Swiss0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
African0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Czech0.5%
Finnish0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Arab0.4%
Greek0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Romanian0.2%
Croatian0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Turkish0.1%
Somali0.1%
US/American0.1%
Basque0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Notable Places

Crater Lake (Park)
P.O. Box 7
Crater Lake, Oregon 97604
541-594-3100

John Day Fossil Beds (Monument/Memorial)
32651 Highway 19
Kimberly, Oregon 97848-9701
541-987-2333

Lewis and Clark (Historic Site)
92343 Fort Clatsop Rd
Astoria, Oregon 97103-9197
503-861-2471

Oregon Caves (Monument/Memorial)
19000 Caves Highway
Cave Junction, Oregon 97523
541-592-2100 ext 232

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