Corvallis rests in the heart
of Oregon’s Willamette Valley and is within 90 minutes of the Portland metropolitan area, world-class skiing, gateway to wine country and the spectacular Oregon coast. Corvallis has a residential population of 54,000 and is home to Oregon State University.
Spend the day savoring Northwest cuisine, sipping fine local wine, listening to live music, browsing the farmers market or strolling along the river. From mountain biking, cycling and hiking on a network of trails to fishing and golfing, the outdoor recreation in and around Corvallis is exceptional. This one-of-a-kind community is sure to capture your heart.
Good Samaritan, the largest hospital in Linn, Benton and Lincoln counties, offers more than 22 medical specialties including comprehensive cancer care, a full-service cardiology and cardiac and vascular surgery program, a sleep lab, neurosurgery and other regional services. One of four Level II Trauma Centers in the state, the 188-bed medical center is kept running by more than 1,500 employees and 275 volunteers.
- Population: 54,462 (2010)
- Benton County rated fifth-best life expectancy (80.93 years at birth
- Ranked Oregon's most bike-friendly city
- Median household income: $35,350 (2009)