Forest Grove, Oregon

Forest Grove: City in Oregon, USA


Forest Grove is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 21,083 and a population density of 1,356 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 25,442 inhabitants.

The city was created 184 years ago in 1839.

Forest Grove locator map
Location of Forest Grove on Oregon map.

Quick Facts about Forest Grove

Population : 25,442 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 97116
Phone Area Codes : 971, 503
Area : 15.55 km2
Altitude : 689 feet / 210, 60 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1840 (184 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−07:00, UTC−08:00
Local time : 19:40:27 (13th July 2024)
Density : 1,636 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 17.13% (2010-2020)
Downtown Forest Grove  Oregon image
Downtown Forest Grove Oregon
Downtown Forest Grove  Oregon image


Forest Grove is located at 45°31'11"N 123°6'38"W (45.5198400, -123.1106600).

Forest Grove map


The population of Forest Grove increased by 17.13% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 17,708 - census
2010 21,083 16.01% census
2011 21,858 3.55% estimation process
2012 22,203 1.55% estimation process
2013 22,817 2.69% estimation process
2014 23,124 1.33% estimation process
2015 23,584 1.95% estimation process
2016 24,072 2.03% estimation process
2017 24,187 0.48% estimation process
2018 24,912 2.91% estimation process
2019 25,553 2.51% estimation process
2020 25,442 -0.44% estimation process

Forest Grove zip code is 97116. County name: Washington, County fips: 41067

Forehst Grouv, Forest Grouv, Forist Grouv, foresutogurovu, fwrst ghrwf, fwrst grw awrgn, Форест Гроув, Форист Гроув, Форэст Гроув, فورست غروف, فورست گرو، اورگن, フォレストグローヴ

People born in Forest Grove (8)

People born in Forest Grove, including United States Marine Corps officer Anthony E. Van Dyke, travel writer Bryan Herb, Pilot and businessman Norman Ralston, .


  • Richard VanGrunsven (American aerospace engineer) he was born in 01/01/1939
  • Sara Tucholsky (American softball player)
  • Travis Baptist (American baseball player) he was born in 30/12/1971
  • Leva Belle Walker (American botanist (1878-1970)) she was born in 02/12/1878
  • Elda Rena Walker (botanist (1877-1971)) she was born in 02/10/1877

Schools in Forest Grove

College & universities near Forest Grove, OR

Code Name City ZIP
209612 Pacific University Forest Grove (OR) 97116
441168 Northwest College-Hillsboro Hillsboro (OR) 97123
209083 Northwest College-Beaverton Beaverton (OR) 97005
210076 Pioneer Pacific College Beaverton (OR) 97005
208822 George Fox University Newberg (OR) 97132

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Forest Grove, OR

Code Name Address Type
MNI Manning, Oregon 47000 Highway 26 BUS
PDG Portland, OR 550 NW 6th Avenue BUS
PDX Union Station 800 NW Sixth Ave. RAIL
VAN Vancouver station 1301 West 11th Street RAIL
ORC Oregon City station 1757 Washington Street RAIL

Post offices near Forest Grove

Post Office Name City ZIP
Forest Grov Post Office Forest Grove (OR) 97116
Corneliu Post Office Cornelius (OR) 97113
Hillsboro Dcu Post Office Hillsboro (OR) 97123
Hillsbor Post Office Hillsboro (OR) 97123
Bank Post Office Banks (OR) 97106

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , OR. (more)

City Name Population Title
Hillsboro 110,985 The most populous city in Washington County, Oregon.
Beaverton 98,957 The most populous city in Washington County, Oregon.
Tigard 56,049 The most populous city in Washington County, Oregon.
Aloha 49,425 A city in Clackamas County, Oregon.
Tualatin 27,481 City in Oregon, USA
Bethany 20,646 Unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon, United States
Sherwood 19,746 City in Oregon, USA
Cedar Mill 14,546 Unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon
Cornelius 13,116 City in Oregon, USA
Oak Hills 11,333 Census-designated place in Washington County, Oregon, United States
Rockcreek 9,316 Unincorporated community in Oregon
Cedar Hills 8,300 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
West Slope 6,554 Unincorporated suburb of Portland, in Washington County, Oregon, U.
Raleigh Hills 5,896 Census-designated neighborhood in Washington County, Oregon, United States
King City 4,408 City in Oregon, USA
Metzger 3,765 Unincorporated community, in Washington County, Oregon

Distance to Other Cities

Forest Grove distances to largest Oregon cities