Relocating to Oregon
Are you relocating to Oregon? You likely have a million thoughts going through your mind. What is this new city like? Which are the best neighborhoods? How will I find the very best schools for my kids?
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A free service I provide is to help with your Oregon relocation by connecting you with a great Realtor®. I've been building a network of high quality professional across the country, even in Oregon.
Just contact me with the name of the city in Oregon that is your relocation destination and any preferences you have in a relocation specialist and I'll do my very best to help your move be smooth and worry-free.
Lying on the Pacific Ocean, it is bordered by Washington, Idaho, Nevada, and California. It covers 97,073 sq mi (251,419 sq km). Its capital is Salem. The Columbia River forms its northern boundary; the Snake River is its upper eastern boundary. The Cascades Range, with Mount Hood, is in western central Oregon. First sighted by Spanish explorers, it was visited by Francis Drake in 1579 and by James Cook in 1778. The area was inhabited by many American Indian peoples when in 1792 Capt. Robert Gray explored the Columbia River, giving the U.S. a claim to the region. The river's mouth was reached by the Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1805. The first white settlement was founded at Astoria in 1811 by the fur trader John J. Astor. Settlement of the area accelerated from c. 1843 with mass migration over the Oregon Trail. It was part of the Oregon Territory and was admitted to the Union as the 33rd state in 1859. The state's economy is dependent on its forests, farms, and livestock. Salmon and shellfish are the bases of the fishing industry. Centres of population, arts, and education are Portland, Eugene, and Medford.
|Population, 2012 estimate||3,899,353|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||1.8%|
|Housing units, 2011||1,684,193|
|Median household income, 2007-11||$49,850|
|Land area, 2010 (square miles)||95,988.01|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||39.9|
There's more information than I could possibly list here but I want to provide links to further your investigation if you so choose. So, here's a link the Official State Home Page of Oregon. The official tourism Web site of Oregon has a lot going for it!
Weather information is also available by cities. Just visit Oregon Weather - Average Temperatures and Rainfall and then click on the name of the city you are interested in to find data for that specific city. And what state profile would be complete without a link to their Top Attractions and Oddities?!?
Relocation Specialist : Oregon
Below are real estate experts who are successfully serving their clients needs. Contact me today and I can refer you to the best agent for your situation and make sure your relocation is terrific!
Bend, Oregon's most complete and informative real estate website with long time professional Realtors and MLS access.
Contact Jon Eschrich with the COLE|ESCHRICH group, of RE/MAX Integrity, is comprised of 4 full-time Agents, and a support staff of assistants, loan officers, and escrow agents.
Find properties and real estate in the city of Portland. We provide maps of the whole city where you can find homes for sale on your desired location and neighbourhood.