Oregon

established Feb. 14, 1859 formerly known as Oregon Territory
flag of Oregon
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seal of Oregon
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Oregon two letter code: OR
capital: Salem est. 1855
population:
4,301,089 ( 40.33 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Beaver State
Pacific Wonderland
Webfoot State
4 Neighboring States:
California
Idaho
Nevada
Washington
3 Areacodes:
503     541     971    
Airport : 323
Gliderport : 1
Heliport : 94
Seaplane Base : 2
Electoral Votes: 7
State Motto: Alis volat propriis
english translation: She flies with her own wings
Highest point in Oregon: Mount Hood , 11,239 feet
fossil Dawn redwood
fossil scientific name Metasequoia glyptostroboides
tree Douglas-fir
tree binomial nomenclature Pseudotsuga menziesii
flower Oregon grape
flower scientificname Berberis aquifolium
mushroom Cantharellus formosus
fish Chinook Salmon
fish binomial nomenclature Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
bird Western Meadowlark
shell Oregon hairy triton
insect Oregon swallowtail butterfly
insect scientific name Papilio oregonius
butterfly Oregon swallowtail (state insect)
butterfly binomial nomenclature Papilio oregonius
crustacean Dungeness crab
land mammal American beaver
rock or stone Thunderegg agate
gemstone Oregon sunstone labradorite
zipcodes for Oregon : 97001 97002 97004 97005 97006 97007 97008
all 390 zipcodes for Oregon
Crime Chart Oregon Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 3,970,239 318,857,056
violent crimes 9,2241,197,987
violent crime rate232.3375.7
murder and manslaughter8114,249
murder and manslaughter rate2.04.5
rape1,458116,645
rape rate36.736.6
robbery2,093325,802
robbery rate52.7102.2
aggravated assault5,592741,291
aggravated assault rate140.8232.5
property crimes114,3058,277,829
property crime rate2879.02596.1
burglary17,2301,729,806
burglary rate434.0542.5
larceny theft87,5265,858,496
larceny theft rate2204.61837.3
motor vechicle theft9,549689,527
motor vehicle theft rate240.5216.2
377 cities in Oregon
Map City Population
Portland 632,309
Salem 164,549
Eugene 163,460
Gresham 110,553
Hillsboro 102,347
Beaverton 96,577
Bend 87,014
Medford 79,805
Springfield 60,870
Corvallis 55,780
36 counties in Oregon
County Population
Multnomah 812,855
Washington 601,592
Clackamas 418,187
Lane 382,067
Marion 347,818
Jackson 220,944
Deschutes 197,692
Linn 129,749
Douglas 110,980
Yamhill 107,100