Oregon

Capital: Salem
Oregon Flag

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
3,898,068
Population 2013 3,928,068
Population 2014 3,970,239
Below Poverty 2011 14.4
Below Poverty 2012 13.5
Below Poverty 2013 15.1
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 56.4
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 56.4
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 57.5
Unemployed 2011 10.4
Unemployed 2012 8.8
Unemployed 2013 7.9
Unemployed 2014 6.9
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 1,597
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.