Redmond, Oregon

Redmond: City in Oregon, USA


Redmond is a city located in the county of Deschutes in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,215. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 34,293 inhabitants.

The city was created 114 years ago in 1909.

Redmond is a city in Deschutes County, Oregon, United States. Redmond sits along the Deschutes River and is about 15 miles north of Bend, Oregon. Redmond was incorporated in 1910 and was named after Frank T. Redmond, who was an early settler.

Key Facts About Redmond

Population: Approximately 30,000 as of 2019

Economy: Redmond has a diverse economy focused on manufacturing, agriculture, healthcare, education, retail and tourism. Some of the largest employers are Bright Wood Corporation (wood products manufacturing), Cascade Health Solutions (medical equipment manufacturing), Eagle Crest Resort (tourism) and the Redmond School District.

Geography: Redmond is located in Oregon's High Desert region. The elevation is 3,077 feet above sea level. Summers are hot and dry while winters are cold with some snow.

Things to Do in Redmond

Some of the most popular attractions and activities in and around Redmond include:

  • The High Desert Museum - Regional history museum with exhibits on Native American artifacts, pioneer settlement, wildlife and more.
  • Eagle Crest Resort - A full service resort with golf courses, spa services, restaurants and more. Provides panoramic views of the Cascade Mountains.
  • Smith Rock State Park - Located just north of Redmond, this iconic state park is popular for rock climbing and hiking.
  • Downtown Redmond - Explore locally-owned shops, restaurants, breweries and cafes in Redmond's historic downtown core.
  • Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo - Annual summer fair and rodeo with rides, food, exhibits and live entertainment. A popular local tradition.

So in summary, Redmond is a growing city in Central Oregon with a diverse economy and many outdoor recreation opportunities nearby. It provides easy access to Bend but has its own unique small-town charm.

Redmond locator map
Location of Redmond on Oregon map.

Quick Facts about Redmond

Population : 34,293 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Deschutes County
Postal code : 97756
Phone Area Codes : 541
Altitude : 3,077 feet / 938, 3077 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1910 (114 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00
Local time : 20:44:41 (22nd February 2024)
Population growth : 23.56% (2010-2020)
Redmond  Oregon  Business Hwy 97 image
Redmond Oregon Business Hwy 97
Redmond  Oregon  Business Hwy 97 image


Redmond is located at 44°16'21"N 121°10'26"W (44.2726200, -121.1739200).

Redmond map


The population of Redmond increased by 23.56% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,215 - census
2011 26,571 1.34% estimation process
2012 26,725 0.58% estimation process
2013 27,263 1.97% estimation process
2014 27,712 1.62% estimation process
2015 28,395 2.41% estimation process
2016 29,118 2.48% estimation process
2017 29,991 2.91% estimation process
2018 30,912 2.98% estimation process
2019 32,421 4.65% estimation process
2020 34,293 5.46% estimation process

Redmond zip code is 97756. County name: Deschutes, County fips: 41017

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People born in Redmond (1)

American baseball player Harry Chiti was born in Redmond

Schools in Redmond

College & universities near Redmond, OR

Code Name City ZIP
209676 Phagans Central Oregon Beauty College Bend (OR) 97701

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Redmond, OR

Code Name Address Type
RDM Redmond Airport, Oregon 2300 Redmond Airport Way BUS
RED Redmond, Oregon 2456 South Highway 97 BUS
BDR Bend, OR 3075 North Business Highway 97 BUS
BND Hawthorne Intermodal Center 334 Hawthorne Avenue BUS
STO Sisters, OR 310 East Cascade Avenue BUS

Post offices near Redmond

Post Office Name City ZIP
Redmond Post Office Redmond (OR) 97756

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Redmond , Washington The second most populous city in King County, Washington. It is located on the Sammamish River in the Seattle metropolitan area. Redmond is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Microsoft campus and the Redmond Arts Center. with a population of 72,507 people.
  • Redmond , Utah town in Sevier County, Utah, United States with a population of 758 people.

Other cities in Deschutes County

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

City Name Population Title
Terrebonne 117,664 Census-designated place in Deschutes County, Oregon
Bend 101,886 The most populous city in Deschutes County, Oregon.
Deschutes River Woods 5,077 Unincorporated community in Oregon
Sisters 2,811 City in Oregon, USA
La Pine 1,960 City in Oregon, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Redmond distances to largest Oregon cities