Beaverton Fun Facts
Sample list of people who were the mayor of Beaverton:
- Dennis Doyle ( Current Mayor, from 01 Jan 2009 )
The area of Tualatin Valley which became Beaverton was originally the home of a Native American tribe known as the Atfalati, which settlers mispronounced as Tualatin.
The present-day light rail service (MAX) is operated by TriMet, which also continues to operate several bus routes serving Beaverton and the surrounding communities.
Beaverton is about 48.51 square kilometers with a population of 91,625 in the year 2011.
Sample list of newspapers published in Beaverton:
- Beaverton Valley Times
There were about 18,990 mortgages in Beaverton in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
In 2010, Beaverton was named by Money magazine as one of the 100 "best places to live", among smaller cities, in the country.
Beaverton's geo-coordinates are 45.4869° N, 122.8036° W.
The public schools of Beaverton are part of the Beaverton School District.
Beaverton is in the Pacific Time Zone.
There were about 284 foreclosures in Beaverton in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Population of Beaverton was 91,625 in the year 2011.
The unemployment rate of Beaverton was 4.44% in the year 2008.
There were 35,629 addresses in Beaverton in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Beaverton is located in Washington County, Oregon.
Many major roads in Beaverton are named for these early settlers.
Beaverton's official website is http://www.beavertonoregon.gov/
In the late 1970s, a light rail system was proposed to connect Beaverton to downtown Portland, as part of Metro's plans for the region's transportation.
Sample list of famous people who were born in Beaverton:
- Nathan Tyson ( Actor )
- Wayne Hess ( Actor )
- Will Cuddy ( Actor )
- Jesse Archer ( Actor, Film Producer and Screenwriter )
- Lexxi Tyler ( Pornographic actor, Actor and Model )
- Meredith Phillips ( Model and Makeup Artist )
- Ted Geoghegan ( Film Producer, Screenwriter and Author )
- Mariel Zagunis ( Athlete )
- Anne Kenney
- Jeron Mastrud ( American football player )
- Jordan Senn ( American football player )
- Dante Rosario ( American football player )
- Jim Mackay ( Film Director )
- Rebecca Ward
- Darwin Barney ( Baseball player )
- Micah Hatfield
There were 30,833 households in Beaverton in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.