Portland

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Portland

Pop: 609,456Area:145.2 m2Climate: Mediterranean (dry-summer mild temperate zone)

It began on the Willamette RIver in what was then called Oregon Country. In 1845 the name Portland was chosen for this community and in 1851 it was incorporated. Portland has continued to grow in size and population and as of the 2010 showing 583,776 residents. Oregon used to be inhabited by the Upper Chinook Indians who fished and gathered berries along the river. William Overton founded Portland. His original house was only 16 blocks.

Portland

Portland doesnt really have much landmarks but it does have alot of churchs.Portlands economy is based on things varying from high tech to construction.The states GDP per capita was $38,801 as of 2008. And as of July, 2015 the states unemployment rate is 5.9%. Oregon has a few sports teams.


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