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Welcome to Beaverton ...

The city of Beaverton is located in Washington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Beaverton has a population of 99,075 people<3> (see below for details).

Beaverton was established in 1868.

The community of Beaverton is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Beaverton lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Beaverton: (503) & (971)<5>

Websites for Beaverton ...

Official Website:   www.beavertonoregon.gov/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.beaverton.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Beaverton had an population of 99,075 people. This is an increase of 10.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Beaverton had a population of 89,803 people (which is 16.95% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Beaverton the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Beaverton represents 2.34% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 89,803 people, the population of Beaverton increased 17.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 76,129 people).

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

Communities Also Named Beaverton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Beaverton - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Kansas (2), Michigan, Montana, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Beaverton ...

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

  • Portland [Multnomah County]
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    • Portland [Multnomah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Beaverton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 656,751 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portland<7>
  • Vancouver [Clark County]
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    • Vancouver [Clark County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Beaverton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 186,192 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vancouver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vancouver<7>
  • Hillsboro [Washington County]
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    • Hillsboro [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Beaverton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,985 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<7>
  • Gresham [Multnomah County]
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    • Gresham [Multnomah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Beaverton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,031 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gresham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gresham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gresham<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Oswego [Clackamas County]
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      • Lake Oswego [Clackamas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,821 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Oswego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Oswego
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Oswego<7>
    • Oregon City [Clackamas County]
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      • Oregon City [Clackamas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,026 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oregon City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oregon City<7>
    • Tualatin [Clackamas County]
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      • Tualatin [Clackamas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,481 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tualatin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tualatin<7>
    • West Linn [Clackamas County]
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      • West Linn [Clackamas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Linn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Linn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Linn<7>
    • Forest Grove [Washington County]
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      • Forest Grove [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,442 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Grove<7>
    • Wilsonville [Clackamas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilsonville
      • Wilsonville [Clackamas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Beaverton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,985 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilsonville<7>

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 Beaverton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Beaverton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Beaverton. 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 Beaverton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Beaverton. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Beaverton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaverton ...

Looking for more information about Beaverton? 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 Beaverton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beaverton.

Adding Beaverton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Beaverton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Beaverton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Beaverton on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Oregon (1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Beaverton on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Oregon

About Washington County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Beaverton: www.beavertonoregon.gov/

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Washington, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beaverton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beaverton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<6>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- Beaverton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beaverton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BeavertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaverton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4792, Longitude: -122.8153       In this case, the coordinates for Beaverton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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