City size

How big is Damascus, Oregon?

Size is not all that matters. But still, we would love to know how big Damascus in Oregon is. Here is the answer:

Damascus, Oregon covers an area of 16.14 square kilometers (6.23 square miles).

With 10,539 people living in Damascus that comes to a population density of 652.97 inhabitants per square kilometer (1691.65 / sq mi)

As a reference: The 8,398,748 people living in New York City are crammed onto 1214 sq km (468.73 sq mi), which results into a population density of 6918 inhabitants per square kilometer (17918 / sq mi).

The population density of Damascus in Oregon is 16.14 square kilometers (6.23 square miles)

Damascus is de facto a census-designated place and on-again, off-again city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. Established in 1867, it was first incorporated in 2004 in an effort to enable local land use decision making control by the community. It was ostensibly disincorporated July 18, 2016 under a special Oregon Legislature directed election process where a majority of those voting, voted for the dissolution of the city on May 17, 2016. This vote was found to be statutorily wrong and was overturned by the Oregon Appellate Court on May 1, 2019. Damascus is located east of Happy Valley and Interstate 205 and west of Boring. The area that later became the city had a population of 9,022 in 2000. The population was 10,539 residents as of the 2010 census.

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