Oregon

Capital: Salem
Oregon Flag

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2015
4,016,537
Population 2016 4,085,989
Population 2017 4,142,776
Below Poverty 2014 16.6
Below Poverty 2015 15.4
Below Poverty 2016 13.3
Below Poverty 2017 13.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 57.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 59.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2017 60.6
Unemployed 2015 5.6
Unemployed 2016 4.8
Unemployed 2017 4.1
Unemployed 2018 (Oct.) 3.8
Foreclosure Rate 2018 (Oct.) 1 of 2,791
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.