Portland is located near the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of the 2010 Census, it had a population of 583,776, with estimates of reaching 587,865 in 2012, making it the 28th …
Oregon covers 98,386 square miles and has a population of 3,831,074 people. Oregon’s capital is Salem, which has a population of 154,637. Other important cities are Portland (pop. 583,776), Eugene (pop. 156,185), Gresham (pop. 105,594), Hillsboro (pop. 91,611), Beaverton (pop. 89,803), Medford (pop. 74,907), Bend (pop. 76,639), Springfield (pop. 59,403) and Corvallis (pop. 54,462).
Oregon was admitted to Statehood on February 14th, 1859 as the 33rd state. It’s bordered by Washington to the north, Idaho to the east, Nevada and California to the south and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The state flower is the “Oregon Grape” and it’s nickname is “Beaver State”. Oregon’s economy is broken into two categories; agriculture and industry. Cattle, vegetables, nursery stock, fruits and nuts, dairy products, and wheat provide for the agricultural side. While lumber and wood products, tourism, food processing, paper products, machinery and scientific instruments provide for the industrial side.
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