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Lake Oswego, Oregon

Lake Oswego, Oregon
Full nameLake Oswego, Oregon
Official nameLake Oswego, Oregon
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
CountiesClackamas, Multnomah, Washington
Founded1847, incorporated 1910
MayorJack Hoffman
City CouncilJeff Gudman
Donna Jordan
Mike Kehoe
Sally Moncrieff
Mary Olson
Bill Tierney
Total Area11.3 sq mi (29.3 km2)
Land Area10 sq mi (25.9 km2)
Water Area1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
Elevation0 ft (0 to 296 m)
Total Population36619 (2010)
Density (pop.)1316.1/km2 (3409.7/sq mi)
Other information
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
- Summer (DST)Pacific (UTC-7)
ZIP codes97034-97035
Area code503 and 971
FIPS code41-40550 
GNIS feature ID1166669 

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Lake Oswego (c-eniconɒsˈwiːɡoʊ) is a city located primarily in Clackamas County in the U.S. state of Oregon. Small portions of the city are also located in neighboring Multnomah and Washington counties. Located south of Portland surrounding the 405 acre (1.6 km2) Oswego Lake, the town was founded in 1847 and incorporated as Oswego in 1910. The city was the hub of Oregon's brief iron industry in the late 19th century and is today an affluent suburb of Portland. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 36,619, a 3.8% increase over the 2000 population of 35,278.

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Streetcar moves forward after city councils OK it, but the big vote could be ... - Metro newsfeed Tweet this news
Metro newsfeed--Its content does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Metro staff -or- councilors. What was once a transit project can now officially be called a streetcar after two key votes this week in -Lake Oswego- and Portland. Both cities' co - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 18:50:39 GMT+00:00
Lake Oswego community members voice concerns and support for school closures - Tweet this news“No matter the choice, we've all got to come together and make the best with what we've got.” The final decision will be made at next week's meeting, which will start at 7 pm on April 25 at -Lake Oswego- High School, 250 - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 14:10:27 GMT+00:00
Boys lacrosse team preps for pair of crucial games - West Linn Tidings Tweet this news
West Linn Tidings--The Lions dismantled Clackamas and -Oregon- City by a combined score of 29-2 and now has back-to-back games with -Lake Oswego- and Lakeridge on Friday and Tuesday. West Linn put both the Cavaliers and Pioneers away by halftime and got v - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:17:15 GMT+00:00
OC thinclads improve to 3-0 - Clackamas Review Tweet this news
Clackamas Review--OREGON CITY - Oregon City High School's boys and girls track and field teams both upped their Three Rivers League dual-meet records to 3-0 last week, posting convincing wins over -Lake Oswego-. -Oregon- City boys breezed by the Lake - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 17:27:44 GMT+00:00
One Thousand Paper Cranes - Lake Oswego Review Tweet this news
Lake Oswego Review--Assembling a symbol of peace, well wishes and solidarity with Japan, community groups around -Lake Oswego- and West Linn have taken up the Japanese tradition of folding origami cranes in support of relief efforts in the earthquake- and - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:03:44 GMT+00:00
Potential malpractice suit: Surgeon operates on 4 year olds wrong eye - The Imperfect Parent Tweet this news
The Imperfect Parent--The boy's doctor, Dr. Shawn Goodman of -Lake Oswego-, -Oregon- apparently admitted that she operated on the wrong eye shortly after the surgery was completed, claiming she lost her sense of direction. According to KATU News Port - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 17:36:19 GMT+00:00
Lake Oswego City Council set to vote tonight on controversial streetcar proposal - Tweet this news -Lake Oswego- City Council is scheduled to vote tonight on whether it should get on board -or- try to derail plans to extend a Portland streetcar line to the city. The vote serves as the main course of tonight's council meeting se - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 12:05:24 GMT+00:00
Tryon Creek Restoration Attracting Native Fish - Neighborhood Notes Tweet this news
Neighborhood Notes--For years, fish attempting to migrate from the Willamette River to natural spawning pools in Tryon Creek State Park have been stymied by a 400-foot concrete highway culvert beneath -Oregon- Route 43, between Portland and -Lake Oswego-. - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 15:27:38 GMT+00:00
Boys golf: Sophomores lead Canby to third in TRL match - Canby Herald Tweet this news
Canby Herald--The Cougars finished third in the second Three Rivers League match with a team score of 323 just seven strokes behind runner-up West Linn (316) and a mere 12 strokes behind -Lake Oswego- (311) at the -Oregon- Golf Club on Monday. ... - Date : Wed, 13 Apr 2011 22:42:00 GMT+00:00
Report: Under program designed to help poor senior citizens, state pays taxes ... - The Republic Tweet this news
The Republic--But the records also show the state is covering property taxes on homes in some of -Oregon's- most desirable locations: 106 in -Lake Oswego-, 76 in Ashland, 24 in Sisters and 11 in Sunriver. Program managers routinely spot-check partici - Date : Sun, 10 Apr 2011 17:46:10 GMT+00:00

Municipalities and communities of Clackamas County, Oregon

County seat: Oregon City
CitiesBarlow * Canby * Damascus * Estacada * Gladstone * Happy Valley * Johnson City * Lake Oswego * Milwaukie * Molalla * Oregon City * Portland * Rivergrove * Sandy * Tualatin * West Linn * Wilsonville
CDPsClackamas * Jennings Lodge * Oak Grove * Oatfield * Sunnyside
HamletsBeavercreek * Molalla Prairie * Mulino * Stafford
VillageMount Hood Village
Barton * Boring * Brightwood * Carver * Cazadero * Colton * Cottrell * Eagle Creek * Government Camp * Liberal * Macksburg * Marmot * Marquam * Marylhurst * Redland * Rhododendron * Riverside * Springwater * Wankers Corner * Welches * Wemme * Yoder * Zigzag
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

Municipalities and communities of Multnomah County, Oregon

County seat: Portland
CitiesFairview * Gresham * Lake Oswego * Maywood Park * Milwaukie * Portland * Troutdale * Wood Village
Bonneville * Bridal Veil * Corbett * Dunthorpe * Latourell * Riverview * Riverwood * Springdale
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

Municipalities and communities of Washington County, Oregon

County seat: Hillsboro
CitiesBanks * Beaverton * Cornelius * Durham * Forest Grove * Gaston * Hillsboro * King City * Lake Oswego * North Plains * Portland * Rivergrove * Sherwood * Tigard * Tualatin * Wilsonville
CDPsAloha * Cedar Hills * Cedar Mill * Garden Home-Whitford * Metzger * Oak Hills * Raleigh Hills * Rockcreek * West Haven-Sylvan * West Slope
Bethany * Bonny Slope * Bull Mountain * Buxton * Carnation * Cherry Grove * Dilley * Farmington * Gales Creek * Glenwood * Helvetia * Kansas City * Kinton * Laurel * Laurelwood * Manning * Mountaindale * Roy * Scholls * Timber * West Union * Wilkesboro
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

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