Eugene, Oregon

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Eugene, Oregon
Nickname(s): 
The Emerald City, Track Town USA
Motto(s): 
The World's Greatest City of the Arts and Outdoors
Lane County Oregon Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Eugene Highlighted.svg
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CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyLane
Founded1846
Incorporated1862
Government
 • MayorKitty Piercy
Area
 • City40.6 sq mi (105.0 km2)
 • Land40.02 sq mi (104.9 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation
430 ft (131.1 m)
Population
(2008)
 • City154,620
 • Density3,502.1/sq mi (1,354.9/km2)
 • Metro
343,140
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
97401-97408, 97440
Area code(s)541
FIPS code41-23850[1]
GNIS feature ID1120527[2]
Websitehttp://www.eugene-or.gov

Eugene is a city of Oregon in the United States. It is the county seat of Lane County. About 154,620 people were living in Eugene as of the year 2008. The University of Oregon is in Eugene.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.