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Gresham
Multnomah County, Oregon

ZipCodes
97030, 97080

Motto
the City of Music



Page Contents for Gresham, Oregon

Statistics & Facts

Location

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Libraries.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Oregon state capital is Salem.
The population of Gresham is approximately 83,595 (1998), 105594 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 26,978 (1990), 38704 (2010).
The amount of land area in Gresham is 57.148 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Gresham is 22.5 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.131 sq kilometers.
The distance from Gresham to Washington DC is 2443 miles.
The distance to the Oregon state capital is 49 miles. (as the crow flies)
Gresham is positioned 45.50 degrees north of the equator and 122.43 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Gresham elevation is 322 feet above sea level.
Gresham per capita income is $ 13,606.00 (1990) .
Gresham median income is $ 31,833.00 (1990).
Gresham average annual precipitation is 37.39 inches peryear.

Location

in northwest Oregon, just 17 miles east of Portland, in the North Willamette Valley. Gresham is situated between two of Oregon's premiere recreation areas, Mt. Hood and the Columbia River Gorge
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Attractions

Home of the Mt. Hood Festival of Jazz

The Gresham area Visitors Center
E-mail: gava@visitgresham.com
150 W. Powell
Gresham, Oregon 97030
Phone (503) 674-5243
Fax (503) 666-1041
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Gresham City Government

City of Gresham

City Staff
1333 NW Eastman Parkway
Gresham, Oregon, USA, 97030-3813
Phone: 503-661-3000
Fax: 503-665-4553

Gresham Chamber

Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce
150 W. Powell
Gresham, Oregon 97030
Phone: (503) 665-1131
FAX: (503) 666-1041


East Portland Chamber of Commerce
A division of the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce
150 W. Powell
Gresham, OR 97030
Phone: (503) 665-1131
Fax: (503) 666-1041
Email: gacc@greshamchamber.org

Gresham Community Events

August each year
An Annual Event
Mt. Hood Festival of Jazz
The 19th annual Mt. Hood Jazz Festival, was held August 4-6, 2000

Gresham Organizations

Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce
150 W. Powell
Gresham, Oregon 97030
Phone: (503) 665-1131
FAX: (503) 666-1041


East Portland Chamber of Commerce
A division of the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce
150 W. Powell
Gresham, OR 97030
Phone: (503) 665-1131
Fax: (503) 666-1041
Email: gacc@greshamchamber.org

Gresham Libraries

Gresham Regional Library
385 NW Miller
Gresham, OR 97030 Gresham

Miscellany

The population of Gresham was:
1960 - 3,994
1970 - 9,872
1980 - 33,005
1990 - 68,235
1997 - 81,865
1998 - 83,595

In October of 2000, Gresham was Oregonís fourth largest city. It continues to grow at an accelerated pace.


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