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Forest Grove lays at the distance of 40 Km on the western side of Portland. Previously, it was a petite farm town. However, now, it’s Portland’s bedroom suburb. Having settled in 1840s, the platting on the part of Forest Grove took place in the year 1850. Moreover, the incorporation occurred in the year 1872; thereby having become the 1st city within Washington County.
As per US Census Bureau, total area of Forest Grove comes out to be 12.3 sq. Km; out of which 2.75%25 consists of water. ... More The biggest ‘giant sequoia’ of Oregon is located in ‘Forest Grove’.
According to census conducted in the year 2000, population of Forest Grove was 17708; with its density being 1486.3 per sq. Km. per capita income for the city was calculated to be $16992. Around 14.3%25 of total population was observed to be below poverty line.
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