Quick Facts Panel:
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.)
Statehood: February 14, 1859
Major Cities (ranked by population):
Electoral votes: 7
U.S. Representatives: 5
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
2-Retail Trade (23%)
3-Federal Services (13%)
Productions: computer microprocessors, printer parts, lumber products
Exports: electronic processors and controllers, wheat, potassium chloride, aircraft
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Crater Lake National Park: