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The Oregon state capital is Salem.

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97123, 97124

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Statistics & Facts

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.

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Hillsboro location: northwest corner of Oregon, about twenty minutes west of Portland

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Climate & Weather

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

Hillsboro history:

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."
The incorporation date of Hillsboro: 1876

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Hillsboro 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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