Oregon

Capital: Salem
Oregon Flag

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
3,968,371
Population 2015 4,024,634
Population 2016 4,093,465
Below Poverty 2014 14.4
Below Poverty 2015 11.9
Below Poverty 2016 11.8
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 57.0
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 57.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 59.5
Unemployed 2014 6.8
Unemployed 2015 5.6
Unemployed 2016 4.9
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 4.3
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 2,485
STATE FACTS
Oregon's state flag pictures a beaver on its reverse side. It is the only state flag to carry two separate designs.
The Oregon Trail is the longest of the overland routes used in the westward expansion of the United States.
At 11,239 feet, Mount Hood stands as the tallest peak in Oregon. Mount Hood is a dormant volcano.