Union County, Oregon
|County Seat:|| La Grande|
|Founded:|| October 14, 1864|
|Population:|| 24,530 |
Union County's name reflects the support of the people in this area
toward maintaining the United States during the Civil War. The County
is bordered by Wallowa County on the east and north, Umatilla County on the west, and Grant and Baker Counties on the south.
the County’s economics were base on mining but over the years it has
moved to farming of wheat, fruit, vegetables, and grass seeds. The
raising of cattle and sheep are also contributing factors.
Nearby mountains and streams provide opportunities for hunting, fishing, skiing, and camping.
Cities and Towns in the County
|Alicel||Hot Lake||Medical Springs||Starkey|
|Camp Elkanah||Imbler||North Powder||Summerville|
|Cove||Island City||Perry|| Telocaset|
|Hilgard|| || || |
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