Oregon





Quick Facts Panel:

Basics:

Population (2010): 3,831,074

-Percent Gain from 2000: 12.0%

Total Area: 98,380.6.3 sq. mi.

-Land: 95,996.8 sq mi.

-Water: 2,383.9 sq. mi.

Nickname: Beaver State

Motto: “She flies with her own wings.”

Density: 39.9 people per sq. mi. (US density-87.5 people per sq. mi.)

Political:

Capital: Salem

Statehood: February 14, 1859

Major Cities (ranked by population):

    1-Portland (583,776)

    2-Eugene (156,185)

    3-Salem (154,657)

    4-Gresham (105,594)

    5-Hillsboro (91,611)

Electoral votes: 7

U.S. Representatives: 5

Landforms/Recreational:

National Parks: Crater Lake

Highest point: Mount Hood, 11,239 ft

Lowest point: Pacific Ocean, 0 ft

Natural Resources: wood/lumber, fish, potatoes, cattle, grains

State flower: Douglas fir

Economy:

Major Industries:

    1-Services (29%)

    2-Retail Trade (23%)

    3-Federal Services (13%)

Productions: computer microprocessors, printer parts, lumber products

Exports: electronic processors and controllers, wheat, potassium chloride, aircraft

Oregon Locator Map

Oregon Locator Map

 

Map of Oregon

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Flag of Oregon

Flag of Oregon

 

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Aerial View of Crater Lake National Park

Aerial View of Crater Lake National Park

Bathymetry of Crater Lake

Bathymetry of Crater Lake

Crater Lake, Seen from Mount Scott

Crater Lake, Seen from Mount Scott

Crater Lake

Crater Lake

Old Man driftwood, Crater Lake National Park

Old Man driftwood, Crater Lake National Park

Panorama of Crater Lake National Park

Panorama of Crater Lake National Park

South view of Crater Lake National Park

South view of Crater Lake National Park

View from Llao Rock, Crater Lake National Park

View from Llao Rock, Crater Lake National Park

View of Crater Lake from the Cleetwood Trail

View of Crater Lake from the Cleetwood Trail

Wizard Island, Crater Lake National Park

Wizard Island, Crater Lake National Park

Aerial View of Crater Lake National ParkBathymetry of Crater LakeCrater Lake, Seen from Mount ScottCrater LakeOld Man driftwood, Crater Lake National ParkPanorama of Crater Lake National ParkSouth view of Crater Lake National ParkView from Llao Rock, Crater Lake National ParkView of Crater Lake from the Cleetwood TrailWizard Island, Crater Lake National Park

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