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Welcome to Woodburn ...

The city of Woodburn is located in Marion County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Woodburn has a population of 26,290 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Woodburn is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Woodburn ...

Official Website: www.ci.woodburn.or.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Woodburn had an population of 26,290 people. This is an increase of 9.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Woodburn had a population of 24,080 people (or 7.64% of the total population of Marion County). This makes Woodburn the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Woodburn represents 0.63% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 24,080 people, the population of Woodburn increased 19.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 20,100 people).

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

Communities Also Named Woodburn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Woodburn - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Woodburn ...

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

  • Salem [Marion County]
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    • Salem [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 175,891 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<6>
  • Tigard [Washington County]
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    • Tigard [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Woodburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,049 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tigard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tigard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tigard<6>
  • Lake Oswego [Clackamas County]
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    • Lake Oswego [Clackamas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Woodburn
    • 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<6>
  • Keizer [Marion County]
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    • Keizer [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keizer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keizer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keizer<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oregon City [Clackamas County]
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      • Oregon City [Clackamas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Woodburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,026 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oregon City<6>
    • McMinnville [Yamhill County]
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      • McMinnville [Yamhill County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Woodburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McMinnville<6>
    • Tualatin [Clackamas County]
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      • Tualatin [Clackamas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Woodburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,481 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tualatin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tualatin<6>
    • West Linn [Clackamas County]
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      • West Linn [Clackamas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Woodburn
      • 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<6>
    • Wilsonville [Clackamas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilsonville
      • Wilsonville [Clackamas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Woodburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,985 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilsonville<6>
    • Newberg [Yamhill County]
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      • Newberg [Yamhill County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,982 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberg<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodburn ...

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

Adding Woodburn to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Woodburn 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 Woodburn was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Woodburn

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Woodburn: www.ci.woodburn.or.us/

The official website for Marion County: www.co.marion.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 Marion, 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 Woodburn.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Woodburn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Woodburn) 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 Woodburn. 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 WoodburnOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1477, Longitude: -122.8588       In this case, the coordinates for Woodburn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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