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Where is Oregon
Map showing location of Oregon on the US map.
As shown in the Oregon location map that Oregon is located in the Mid-western part of the United States. Oregon map also shows that it shares its border with Washington in the north, Idaho in the east, Nevada in the south-east, and California in the south. Besides, Pacific Ocean lies in the west of the Oregon.
Capital city of Oregon is the Salem but the largest city of state is Portland. Geographically, the state has very much diverse feature ranging from Pacific coast in the west to the large desert in the eastern part of state; however, in between volcanoes, glaciated Cascade Mountains, dense evergreen forests, and waterfall lie.
Agriculture has larger contribution in the Oregon’s economy; the important crops are hazelnut, potatoes, peppermint, hops, apples and other fruits.



Oregon State - Quick Facts

Country:United States
Region Type: State
Capital:Salem
Abbreviation:OR, Ore. US-OR
Largest City:Portland
Area:98,381 sq mi (255,026 km2)
Population:3,899,353 (2012 est)
Joined The Union:-14929
Nickname:Beaver State
Highest Point:Mount Hood
Lowest Point:Pacific Ocean
Timezone: most of state Pacific: UTC −8/−7, most of Malheur County Mountain: UTC −7/−6
Official Website:www.oregon.gov