Vernonia Demographics

General City Information

  • State: Oregon
  • County: Columbia
  • City Hall Address: 1001 Bridge Street, Vernonia, Oregon 97064
  • Incorporated: 1891
  • Public and Private Schools: K-12
  • Web Address: http://www.vernonia-or.gov

Population Curve

2012 Population Estimate 

  • 1980 - 1,785 
  • 1990 - 1,808 
  • 1998 - 2,425 
  • 1999 - 2,420 
  • 2000 - 2,228 
  • 2001 - 2,220 
  • 2002 - 2,275 
  • 2003 - 2,260 
  • 2004 -
  • 2005 - 2,275 
  • 2006 - 2,340 
  • 2007 - 2,365
  • 2008 - 2,365
  • 2009 - 2,370

Geography

  • State Designation: Northwest Oregon
  • Geological Location: Northwest Oregon Coastal Range
  • Nearest Major Highway: Highway 26 - 15 miles
  • Nearest Major City: Portland Oregon - 45 miles
  • Elevation: 630' (approx)
  • Lat/Lon (City Hall): 45° 51' 30.78" N / 123° 11' 49.57" W

Climate

  • Monthly Average: Low - 32F   High - 81F
  • Hottest Month: August
  • Coldest Month: January
  • Driest Month: July
  • Wettest Month: December
  • Average annual precipitation: 42.76"
  • Humidity: Average July - 62%   January - 82%

Contact Information

  • City Administrator: Josette Mitchell
  • City Recorder: Stephanie Borst
  • Mayor: Mario Leonetti
  • Phone: 503-429-5291
  • Fax: 503-429-4232
  • Email: cityhall@vernonia-or.gov
  • City Maps: Vernonia