Vibrant, VitalAwards-Final Communities in Benton County Oregon

Benton County is the smallest county in the state of Oregon, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in spirit.  Corvallis makes up 70% of Benton County's population.  18% of the workforce comes from the neighboring counties.

Collaboration, Collegiality, Community "Alchemy"

Corvallis is a very "cool community" with an awesome and very attractive downtown/river front, local wineries, breweries, great coffee places, and lots of venues for people to meet and share ideas. We've got great co-working spaces and collaborative activities.  Corvallis has "Community Alchemy" with interactions happening all over the place!

Quality of Life, Strong Business Community

Corvallis Arts Center

Corvallis Arts Center

Corvallis and Benton County are great places to work and live.  The area possess a richness of resources, and outstanding people, with a great sense of community and collaboration.  You will get to know your neighbors, and will enjoy the supportive communities.  Corvallis has won dozens of awards as both a business center and community.

Family Friendly, Top Notch Schools


Corvallis is a great place to raise kids with pretty phenomenal schools, public and private.  We have thriving arts and activities, and outstanding sports and recreation opportunities. Raising a family in a safe, vibrant town is a delight. It takes a village to raise a child, and here you'll find that village.

Explore Benton County

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