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Moving to Oregon City

If you travel 30 minutes south of Portland, down SE McLoughlin Blvd or Route 224, you will find yourself in the charming city of Oregon City. Oregon City was the original capital of Oregon State, is the current County Seat for Clackamas County, and was the first city to be incorporated west of the Rocky Mountains. Although the city is small in size, covering just 9.3 square miles, the community is vibrant and welcoming, and the area is known for its deep historic routes and natural beauty.

Looking for the best Oregon City movers? PDX Movers is a trusted local moving company because of our commitment to top-tier customer service. We’ve already helped hundreds of families settle into their new homes, and in return, our customers have awarded us with numerous 5-star reviews.

How many people live in Oregon City? The answer is 35,483 (give or take a few people!). Among the local population, the median age is 38, 56% of residents are married and 53% of the population consists of families with children under 18. While the majority of locals were born and raised in Oregon, more than a third of the population relocated here from out of state.

Like much of the State, Oregon City is characterized by its steep hills on one side, and the Willamette and Clackamas Rivers on the other. In fact, while Oregon City’s lowest point is just 10 feet above sea level, some parts of the municipality are more than 500 feet above sea level. Despite getting plenty of rain, the city only gets about 2 inches of snow per year and enjoys a mild climate with temperatures between 35-82 degrees.

The cost of living in Oregon City is about 17% higher than the national average and only slightly higher than the state average. Most folks living here own their residences and paid a median home price of $294,400 for their houses. Nearly one-third of locals choose to rent instead and pay around $1,000 per month for their apartments or condos.

Oregon City locals benefit from both a thriving local economy and the area’s close proximity to Portland and its surrounding suburbs. That means there is always plenty of work available when you live in this community! The median household income in Oregon City is $68,813, which is higher than the Portland MSA’s median, as well as the national median. Major industries in the area include retail trade, advanced manufacturing, and healthcare, and top employers include Industrial Metal Works and Northwest Precision Fabricators.

High-Quality Moving Services

Whether this is your first move or your tenth, one thing is for sure: every move is a big deal, and each unique transition comes with its own moving concerns and obstacles. To help make your relocation seamless, we’ve developed a full range of moving services that you can use from start to finish.

Where do we start? Long before moving day, let us handle the heavy lifting when it comes to packing your belongings with our full-service packing options in Oregon City. After all, packing is an essential part of keeping your possessions safe en route, and each of our crew members is highly trained to pack any item properly. Plus, if you just don’t like packing, wouldn’t you rather sit back while we do it all?

PDX Movers is the Oregon City moving company you can rely on, no matter how far you’re traveling. For both our local and long-distance moving customers, we offer customized packages that are built to meet your needs. And with our transparent pricing, you’ll never need to worry about hidden fees.

Need to store your belongings while you find your dream home? PDX offers containerized storage solutions to keep your possessions safe and sound for as long as you’d like. When you’re ready, our team of professional movers and packers will come right to you with a container, pack and fill the space, and return to our warehouse, where each container is securely stored and monitored. Want your items back? No problem! We’ll deliver them straight to you, and handle unpacking as well.

Wondering, “Where can I get a moving quote?” It’s easy! Simply fill out our online contact form or call us at (503) 746-8795 to get started.

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Demographic Info for Oregon City, OR
38 years
Median Age
Median Home Value
Median Household Income
27.2 mins
Average Commute
Own vs. Rent
Schools in Oregon City, OR
16075 S Front Ave
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: Alternative School
14412 S Carus Rd
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: Elementary School
1306 12th St
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: High School
13521 S Gaffney Ln
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: Elementary School
180 Ethel St
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: Middle School
14625 S Holcomb Blvd
Oregon City, OR 97045
Type: Elementary School
Places to Eat in Oregon City, OR
Masala Box
Masala Box
150 W Arlington St
Gladstone, OR 97027
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Super Torta
Super Torta
710 Washington St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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Dean's Homestyle Cafe
15730 SE 130th Ave
Clackamas, OR 97015
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The Highland Stillhouse Pub
The Highland Stillhouse Pub
201 S 2nd St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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Ranee's On Main
1003 Main St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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Oregon City Brewing Company
Oregon City Brewing Company
1401 Washington St
Oregon City, OR 97045
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Things to Do in Oregon City, OR
McLoughlin House
713 Center St, Oregon City, OR 97045, United States
Museum of the Oregon Territory
211 Tumwater Dr, Oregon City, OR 97045, United States
End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
1726 Washington St, Oregon City, OR 97045, United States
Oregon City Arch Bridge
Hwy Bridge, West Linn, OR 97068, United States
Oregon City Municipal Elevator
6 Railroad Ave, Oregon City, OR 97045, United States
Stevens-Crawford House
603 6th St, Oregon City, OR 97045, United States

Moving to Oregon City, OR Resources

Congratulations to your decision to move to Oregon City! You are going to love it here. We have created a list of useful links to help you get settled in.

Official Oregon City, OR Website – Learn all about the City of Oregon City, it’s history and upcoming events

Oregon City, OR Wikipedia Page – Get information on the City of Oregon City on Wikipedia

Oregon City, OR Facebook Page – Follow the City of Oregon City on Facebook during your relocation to Oregon City

City of Oregon City, OR Jobs – Browse Oregon City job listings prior to your Oregon City relocation

Oregon City, OR Employment – Get a great job in Oregon City

Oregon City, OR, Real Estate – Check out the best Oregon City neighborhoods, then search Oregon City real estate to find your perfect home.

City of Oregon City, OR Police – The City of Oregon City police department is here to serve you

City of Oregon City, OR Business – Get City of Oregon City business information and how to do business in Oregon City

Official Oregon City, OR Twitter – Send a tweet to the City of Oregon City twitter account to find the best Oregon City neighborhood

Oregon City, OR Rotary – After you relocate to Oregon City join the Oregon City Rotary to stay involved

BBB Oregon City, OR – The City of Oregon City BBB will guide you to find quality businesses and services

Oregon City, OR Chamber of Commerce – The City of Oregon City Chamber of Commerce fights for all it’s business community members, learn more

Oregon City, OR Utilities – Get the lights turned on and get some fast internet and other utilities at the City of Oregon City

Oregon City, OR Parks & Recreation – Relax and smile at one of the amazing Oregon City parks

Oregon City, OR Events – Browse the list of events at this official city guide. Take advantage of all there is to do.