Lebanon, Oregon

Lebanon: City in Oregon, USA


Lebanon is a city located in the county of Linn in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,518. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,562 inhabitants.

The city was created 146 years ago in 1877.

Lebanon is a city in Linn County, Oregon, United States. Lebanon is located in northwest Oregon, southeast of Salem. The population was 18,447 at the 2020 census. 

Lebanon is named after the Biblical cedars of Lebanon that once grew in abundance throughout the area. The name Lebanon was selected by John Bolsinger, who homesteaded the area in 1878, after he visited Mount Lebanon in Syria and noted similarities between the two areas.

Lebanon locator map
Location of Lebanon on Oregon map.

Quick Facts about Lebanon

Population : 17,562 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Linn County
Postal code : 97355
Phone Area Codes : 541
Altitude : 351 feet / 107, 351 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1878 (146 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00
Local time : 10:07:56 (15th June 2024)
Population growth : 11.64% (2010-2020)
Lebanon Southern Pacific Railroad Depot image
Lebanon Southern Pacific Railroad Depot
Lebanon Southern Pacific Railroad Depot image


Lebanon is located at 44°32'11"N 122°54'25"W (44.5365100, -122.9070300).

Lebanon map


The population of Lebanon increased by 11.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,518 - census
2011 15,707 1.2% estimation process
2012 15,780 0.46% estimation process
2013 15,948 1.05% estimation process
2014 16,081 0.83% estimation process
2015 16,308 1.39% estimation process
2016 16,644 2.02% estimation process
2017 16,860 1.28% estimation process
2018 17,139 1.63% estimation process
2019 17,417 1.6% estimation process
2020 17,562 0.83% estimation process

Lebanon zip code is 97355. County name: Linn, County fips: 41043

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People born in Lebanon (12)

People born in Lebanon, including actor Howard Hesseman, actor Time Winters, comic artist Mike Royer, .


  • Jo Collins (American model) she was born in 05/08/1945
  • Ben Howland (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 28/05/1957
  • Carson Bigbee (American baseball player) he was born in 31/03/1895
  • Dave Roberts (former professional baseball player, born 1951) he was born in 17/02/1951
  • Dick Smith (Outfielder and First Baseman in Major League Baseball) he was born in 17/05/1939
  • Frank Morse (American politician)
  • Michael Merzenich (professor emeritus, neuroscientist) he was born in 15/05/1942
  • Frederic Homer Balch (Oregon author) he was born in 01/01/1861
  • Warren C. Gill (United States Coast Guard Navy Cross recipient) he was born in 31/12/1912

Schools in Lebanon

College & universities near Lebanon, OR

Code Name City ZIP
209074 Linn-Benton Community College Albany (OR) 97321

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lebanon, OR

Code Name Address Type
ALY Albany station 110 10th Ave SW RAIL
CVI Corvallis, Oregon 153 NW 4th Avenue BUS
SLM Salem station 500 13th Street SE RAIL
EUG Eugene–Springfield 433 Willamette Street RAIL
EUO University of Oregon 1320 East 15th Avenue BUS

Post offices near Lebanon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lebanon Post Office Lebanon (OR) 97355

Other cities in Linn County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Linn County , OR.

City Name Population Title
Albany 56,129 The most populous city in Linn County, Oregon.
Sweet Home 10,021 City in Oregon, USA
Harrisburg 3,917 City in Oregon, USA
Millersburg 2,757 City in Oregon, USA
Mill City 1,968 City in Oregon, USA
Brownsville 1,838 City in Oregon, USA
Tangent 1,357 City in Oregon, USA
Lyons 1,291 City in Oregon, USA
Scio 1,009 City in Oregon, USA
Halsey 1,001 City in Oregon, USA
Sodaville 346 City in Oregon, USA
Waterloo 250 City in Oregon, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Lebanon distances to largest Oregon cities