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Welcome to Oregon ...

The city of Oregon is located in Lucas County<1>.

The location of Oregon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Oregon: ore-ih-GOAN<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oregon has a population of 20,075 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Oregon.

Oregon is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: Oregon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Oregon: (419) and (567)<6>

Websites for Oregon ...

Official Website: www.ci.oregon.oh.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oregon had an population of 20,075 people. This is a decrease of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oregon had a population of 20,291 people. This makes Oregon the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Oregon represents 0.18% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,291 people, the population of Oregon increased 4.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 19,355 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Oregon.

Communities Also Named Oregon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Oregon: This one is located in Lucas County and the other is located in Mercer County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 22 communities that are also named Oregon - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New York (3), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oregon.

Communities near Oregon ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oregon.

  • Perrysburg [Wood County]
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    • Perrysburg [Wood County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Oregon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,709 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perrysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perrysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perrysburg<8>
  • Sylvania [Lucas County]
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    • Sylvania [Lucas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the west of Oregon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,515 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvania
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylvania<8>
  • Monroe [Monroe County]
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    • Monroe [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Oregon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,327 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<8>
  • Maumee [Lucas County]
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    • Maumee [Lucas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Oregon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,605 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maumee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumee<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rossford [Wood County]
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      • Rossford [Wood County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rossford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rossford<8>
    • Waterville [Lucas County]
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      • Waterville [Lucas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,596 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterville<8>
    • Whitehouse [Lucas County]
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      • Whitehouse [Lucas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southwest of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,932 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehouse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehouse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehouse<8>
    • Ottawa Hills [Lucas County]
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      • Ottawa Hills [Lucas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the west of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ottawa Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottawa Hills
    • Oak Harbor [Ottawa County]
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      • Oak Harbor [Ottawa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,692 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Harbor<8>
    • Gibsonburg [Sandusky County]
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      • Gibsonburg [Sandusky County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Oregon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsonburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonburg<8>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oregon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oregon.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oregon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Oregon.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oregon. See our Newspapers Page for Oregon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oregon ...

Looking for more information about Oregon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Oregon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Oregon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lucas County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Oregon: www.ci.oregon.oh.us/

The official website for Lucas County: www.co.lucas.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Lucas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Oregon. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oregon.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oregon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (567) is an overlay for area code (419).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oregon) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oregon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OregonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oregon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6506, Longitude: -83.4649       In this case, the coordinates for Oregon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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