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Washington County, Oregon

County Seat: Hillsboro
Founded: January 11, 1854
Population:445,342


Washington County, Oregon Washington County, named for the first President of the United States, was once known as Tuality County. The county name on the census of 1845 was also spelled as Twality and Twalatain.

The County is bordered by Columbia County to the north, Multnomah County and Clackamas County to the east, on the south by Yamhill County, and on the west by Tillamook County.

Major industries in the County are agriculture, lumber, and manufacturing. Nike, the only Fortune 500 Corporation based in Oregon, is headquartered in the County.

Activities in the County include hiking, biking, fishing, boating, sightseeing, and many others.



Cities and Towns in the County

AlohaDurhamKintonReedville
Balm GroveElmonicaLaurel Rockcreek
BanksFarmingtonLaurelwoodScholls
BeavertonForest GroveManningSherwood
BethanyGales CreekMarlene VillageSix Corners
BloomingGarden HomeMetzgerTigard
BonitaGastonMiddletonTimber
Bradley CornerGlencoeMidwayTobias
BuckheavenGlenwoodMountaindaleTualatin
BuxtonHaywardMulloyVerboort
CarnationHazeldaleNorth PlainsWatts
Cedar HillsHelvetiaNorwoodWest Haven
Cedar MillHillsboroOak HillsWest Slope
ChehalemHillsideOrenco West Union
Cherry GroveHuberPattonWhitford
CorneliusKansas CityProgressWilkesboro
DilleyKing CityRaleigh Hills Witch Hazel



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