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Timber, Oregon
Unincorporated community
The post office in Timber
The post office in Timber
Country United States
State Oregon
County Washington
Area
 • Total 17.5 sq mi (45.2 km2)
Elevation 1,020 ft (310 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 131
 • Density 7.51/sq mi (2.898/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 97144
Area code(s) 503 and 971
GNIS feature ID 1128100

Timber is an unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon, United States. Timber's population is 131, its ZIP code is 97144, it has 59 housing units and its land area is 17.45 sq mi (45.2 km2), with a population density of 7.51/sq mi (2.90/km2).

The town is connected to the coast and Portland by US-26 to the north and Oregon Highway 6 to the south. Both highways are served by Timber Road which runs mainly north-south through the center of town.

Climate

This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Timber has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.


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