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Hillsboro
Washington County, Oregon

ZipCodes
97123, 97124




Page Contents for Hillsboro, Oregon

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Oregon state capital is Salem.
The population of Hillsboro is approximately 65,110 1998, 91611 2010.
The approximate number of families is 13,347 1990, 33289 2010.
The amount of land area in Hillsboro is 49.896 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Hillsboro is 19.10 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.033 sq kilometers.
The distance from Hillsboro to Washington DC is 2470 miles.
The distance to the Oregon state capital is 41 miles. (as the crow flies)
Hillsboro is positioned 45.52 degrees north of the equator and 122.93 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Hillsboro elevation is 165 feet above sea level.
The Hillsboro median home price is $ 168,629.
Hillsboro average annual rainfall is 37.57 inches per year
The average low temperature is 41.3 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 62.4 degrees F.

Location

northwest corner of Oregon, about twenty minutes west of Portland
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Weather


wonderful! Here is a weather page for the area.
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History & History Related Items

Formerly known as East Tualatin Plains, the name was changed to Hillsboro in honor of David Hill, who came across the Oregon Trail to settle here when Oregon was just beginning to develop.

Learn about Hillsboro history and more on this page.

Tualatin Valley is named after the river from the Indian name, "Twality", which means "lazy river."
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The incorporation of Hillsboro

1876


Attractions

Washington County Fair Grounds
872 NE 28th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124-6209
Phone: 503-648-1416

US West Rose Festival Air Show
An Annual Event at the Hillsboro Airport
2000 Dates: July 21,22 &23
For more information about the event, contact the Portland Rose FestivalAssociation at 503/227-2681 or visit www.rosefestival.org and www.hilchamber.org

There are no state or local sales taxes here!
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Hillsboro City Government

The City of Hillsboro

Hillsboro Administration
123 W Main St
Hillsboro, OR 97123-3963
Phone: 503-681-6113General Information Phone: 503-681-6100

Hillsboro has a council/manager form of government. Voters elect six councilors and a mayor, each ofwhom serve four year terms. The City Manager is appointed by the council.

Hillsboro is the County seat for Washington County



Hillsboro Firefighters



COUNTY GOVERNMENT


Washington County Administration
155 N 1st Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124-3001
Phone: 503-648-8685


Washington County Marriage
155 N 1st Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124-3001
Phone: 503-648-8786

Hillsboro Chamber

Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce
334 SE Fifth Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: 503 648-1102
Fax: 503 681-0535EMail: info@hilchamber.org


Chamber Of Commerce
2453 NW 185th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124-7077
Phone: 503-617-6436

Hillsboro Organizations

Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce
334 SE Fifth Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: 503 648-1102
Fax: 503 681-0535EMail: info@hilchamber.org


Chamber Of Commerce
2453 NW 185th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124-7077
Phone: 503-617-6436

Hillsboro Libraries

Hillsboro Public Library
775 SE 10th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123-4784
Phone: 503-615-6500

Hillsboro Schools

Hillsboro School District 1J
215 S.E. 6th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97123-4108
Phone: 503 648-1126
FAX: 503 693-1579


Century High School
2000 SW 234th Ave.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: 503-848-6500


Glencoe High School
2700 NW Glencoe Rd.
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Phone: 503-640-8971
Fax: 503-640-5604


Hillsboro High School
3285 SE Rood Bridge Rd.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: 503-648-8561
Fax: 503-693-0645


Education in Hillsboro. Hillsboro

Miscellany

The population of Hillsboro was:
1990 - 37,520
1996 - 52,105
1997 - 58,395
1998 - 65,110

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