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What's the elevation where you live? Here's a list

Find out the elevation of Portland neighborhoods, surrounding cities, Southwest Washington and the rest of Oregon.

Editor's note: The video above is from February 2019.

Ever wonder how high it is where you live? The National Weather Service has a comprehensive list.

Elevations range from 25 to 30 feet at Portland International Airport to 1,050 feet at Mount Scott. Why do people always spin out on I-5 near Capitol Highway? The freeway at 200 feet in downtown Portland sneaks up to 620 feet, as high as Powell and Rocky buttes.

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Here is a sampling Portland-area elevations. Below that are links to elevations throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.

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West side

  • Aloha - 218
  • Beaverton - 190    
  • Capitol Hwy/I-5 - 600    
  • Cooper Mtn. - 750    
  • Cornelius Pass - 600    
  • Forest Grove - 180    
  • Hillsboro - 150    
  • Molalla - 400    
  • Newberg - 180    
  • North Plains - 200
  • Sherwood - 190    
  • Skyline/Burnside - 950    
  • Sylvan/US 26 - 780    
  • Tigard - 166    
  • West Linn/Rosemont - 650    
  • Wilsonville - 200

East side

  • Columbia Gorge/I-84 - 25
  • Corbett - 700
  • Damascus - 550
  • Estacada - 500
  • Gateway - 250
  • Gresham - 350
  • Historic Columbia Hwy - 900
  • Mt. Scott - 1,050
  • Mt. Tabor - 600
  • Oregon City - 300
  • Rocky Butte - 450
  • Sandy - 1,000
  • Troutdale - 200

Here are links to complete weather service elevation lists: