Washington County, Oregon
|County Seat:|| Hillsboro|
|Founded:|| January 11, 1854|
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.
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
|Balm Grove||Elmonica||Laurel|| Rockcreek|
|Bethany||Gales Creek||Marlene Village||Six Corners|
|Cedar Hills||Helvetia||Norwood||West Haven|
|Cedar Mill||Hillsboro||Oak Hills||West Slope|
|Chehalem||Hillside||Orenco ||West Union|
|Dilley||King City||Raleigh Hills ||Witch Hazel|
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