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Welcome to Medford ...
The location of Medford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Medford has a population of 81,780 people<2> (see below for details).
Medford was established in 1883.
The community of Medford is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Medford lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Medford: (541) and (458)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Medford had a population of 74,907 people (or 36.86% of the total population of Jackson County). This makes Medford the county's most populous community.
The population of Medford represents 1.96% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 74,907 people, the population of Medford increased 18.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 63,154 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Medford had an population of 81,780 people. This is an increase of 9.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.49% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Medford.
Communities near Medford ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Medford and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Medford.
Communities Also Named Medford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Medford - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Medford.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Medford:
Websites for Medford ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Medford ...
Looking for more information about Medford? 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 Medford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Medford.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Medford: www.ci.medford.or.us/
The official website for Jackson County: www.co.jackson.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019