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Entered the Union: February 14, 1859 (33rd State)

Oregon Capital City: Salem

Lagest Cities in Oregon: Portland, Eugene, Salem, Gresham, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Bend, Medford, Springfield, Corvallis

Bordering States: California, Idaho, Nevada, Washington

Oregon 2013 Population (Estimate): 3,930,065

Oregon 2010 Population (Estimate): 3,831,073

Origin of State Name: Is believed it was used by Jonathan Carver in 1778, was taken from the writings of Major Robert Rogers, an English army officer

State Motto: Alis volat Propriis (She flies with her own wings)

Oregon Nickname: Beaver State

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