Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest of the United States.
Oregon is bordered by Washington State, across the Columbia River (N), Idaho, partially across the Snake River (E), Nevada and California (S) and the Pacific Ocean (W).
The US postal abbreviation for Oregon is OR.
Population of Oregon is 3,831,074 according to 2010 census.
Portland , the largest city, whose metropolitan area contains nearly half the state's population, straddles the Willamette near its junction with the Columbia. Salem , the state capital of Oregon and Eugene , the second largest city, lie southward in the valley, which is sealed off in the south by the low range of the Calapooya Mountains.
Current time now in Time Zone: America Los Angeles (USA Pacific Time)
Oregon is in the Pacific Time Zone in the United States. Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-8). A small portion of the state, near the Idaho border, uses Mountain Time .