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Bonita
Unincorporated community
Bonita Road crossing Interstate 5
Bonita Road crossing Interstate 5
Country United States
State Oregon
County Washington
Elevation 187 ft (57 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 97224

Bonita is a former unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon, United States, now located within the boundaries of the city of Tigard.

History

The name "Bonita" derives from the Spanish word meaning "beautiful"; and it was named by local resident George W. Cassaday. Bonita was a former station of the Oregon Electric Railway.


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