Oregon

the US state of Oregon

geographical area, US state, administrative area within a nation, trading day area, geographical subdivision of the US, populated place, wine-growing region, administrative area within a nation above city-level

Abbreviation, Short Form, Unique Denotational String
"OR"
Admission to USA, Created
February 14th 1859
Nickname, Pet Name
"Beaver State"
State Capital
Salem, Oregon
Population
3,421,399
Website
http://www.oregon.gov
Area
255,026 square kilometres
Births
Holly Madison, River Phoenix, Bridget Marquardt, Tonya Harding, Matt Groening,  …
Origin of
Shannon Bex, Everclear, Kutless, Blitzen Trapper, Meredith Brooks,  …
Location
the United States; North America; the world; the Americas; the pacific northwest;  …
Location of
Nike, Inc.; Portland, Oregon; Oregon Trail; Dark Horse Comics; Eugene, Oregon;  …
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon
Broadcast Area of
KINK, KLTH, KEX, KXL, KLBM
Slogan
"Alis volat propriis (Latin)"
Closest Airport
Stark's Twin Oaks Airpark
Deaths
Steve Prefontaine; Ken Kesey; Mitch Mitchell; Bill Bowerman; Lyle Alzado;  …
Coordinates
44°00'00"N, 120°30'00"W
End of
U.S. Route 101 in California, Interstate 5 in California, U.S. Route 395 in California, Interstate 5 in Washington, U.S. Route 95 in Nevada,  …
Overlaps
Cascade Volcanoes; Pacific Coast Ranges; Klamath River; Wizard Island; Blue Mountains;  …
Nearest Settlement of
Crater Lake, Upper Klamath Lake, Trillium Lake, Goose Lake, Diamond Lake,  …
Borders
California, Washington State, Nevada, the Pacific Ocean, Idaho
Politicians
Gordon Smith, Ron Wyden, Jeff Merkley, Bob Packwood, David Wu,  …
Residents
Holly Madison, Bruce Campbell, Matt Groening, Troy Polamalu, Sam Elliott,  …
Alumni
Kevin Love, Geoff Schwartz, Alvin Smith, Max Choboian
The Area Served By
McMenamins, Oregon Public Broadcasting, Ernst Home & Nursery, Premera Blue Cross, West Coast Bancorp,  …
Mouth of
Youngs River
Pupils
Kevin Love
Class
US state, administrative area within a nation, trading day area, geographical subdivision of the US, populated place,  …
Name-source of
USS Oregon
Websites
http://www.TravelOregon.com
East of
Japan
North of
California
Featured in
Stand by Me, Elephant, A.I., Free Willy, Drugstore Cowboy,  …
Theme of
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest; The Shack; Sometimes a Great Notion; Dies the Fire; Sometimes a Great Notion;  …
Place Of Incorporation of
Nike, Inc.; Ladbrokes; Schneider Electric; Columbia Sportswear; Mentor Graphics;  …
Iso 3166:2 Code
"US-OR"
Partly in
the United States
Language
English, written English, written US English
Telephone Code
+1.503, +1.541, +1.971
Governor
Ted Kulongoski, John Kitzhaber
Often Found
Bearberry, Oregon-grape, Juniperus communis, Salal, Rubus leucodermis,  …
Founded here
Columbia Sportswear; Mentor Graphics; LaCie; Unicru; DaKine;  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000002c61f"
Jurisdiction
Oregon Lottery, Oregon State Police, Oregon Department of Transportation, Oregon State Fair, Oregon Department of Corrections,  …
Legal Driving Age
16 years
Age of Consent
18 years
Median Household Income
$48,735
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/provinceorstate/ralg-geo1/1387cd3f-8aa9-83e9-1f68-43b807d6e532
Visited by
Oliver Stone, Linus Pauling, Jedediah Smith, John C. Frémont, Michael Simmons
Attributes
geographical parents are statically known
Representative, Senator
Ron Wyden, Jeff Merkley
Related Websites
http://www.ers.usda.gov/StateFacts/OR.htm, http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/41000.html, http://www.usgs.gov/state/state.asp?State=OR, http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/Oregon, http://www.ohs.org,  …
Separate From
Washington, D.C.
Things Running Through
Columbia
State Flower
Oregon-grape
State Butterfly
Oregon Swallowtail
Unemployment
11.9%
Visitors
Adam Carriker
Craigslist page
http://geo.craigslist.org/iso/us/or
State Bird
Western Meadowlark
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/5744337/
OpenCyc ID
"Mx4rvVi3ypwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA"
US Census URI
http://www.rdfabout.com/rdf/usgov/geo/us/or
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Oregon
State Motto
"Alis volat propriis"
Newspapers
The Oregonian, Willamette Week, Statesman Journal, The Register-Guard, Portland Tribune,  …
Aliases
"or", "at oregon", "in oregon", "oregon"
Rare Terms
"oregon usa"; "oregons"; "oregon, usa"; "oregon's"
Films
The Goonies, Stand by Me, Prom Night, National Lampoon's Animal House, Kindergarten Cop,  …
Fips State Code
"41"
Female Population
1,928,131
Male Population
1,897,526
White Population
3,435,729
Black Population
78,348
Asian Population
142,728
Hispanic Population
97,817
Average Household Income
$50,165
Mean House Value
$152,100
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/05kj_"
President
David B. Frohnmayer

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