Lake Oswego Tourism

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Lake Oswego /ɒsˈwiːɡoʊ/ is a city in the State of Oregon, primarily in Clackamas County with small portions extending into neighboring Multnomah and Washington counties. Located south of Portland surrounding the 405-acre (1.64 km2) Oswego Lake, the town was founded in 1847 and incorporated as Oswego in 1910. The city was the hub of Oregon's brief iron industry in the late 19th century and is today an affluent suburb of Portland. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 36,619, a 3.8% increase over the 2000 population of 35,278.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Lake Oswego in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! Lake Oswego is located at a short trip away from Eugene a major city in United States. Attractions in Eugene include Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Portland Japanese Garden, International Rose Test Garden. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Eugene Airport. A holiday in Lake Oswego can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Lake Oswego*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lake Oswego

    Know the pollution level of Lake Oswego before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.08 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.27 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.09 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.21 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.58 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.41 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.24 (Very Low)
  • Lake Oswego: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lake Oswego for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lake Oswego.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.06 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.88 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.67 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 36.88 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60.49 (High)
    • Attacks 35.31 (Low)
    • Drug offense 61.25 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.63 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.16 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.13 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.06 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 59.26 (Moderate)
  • Living in Lake Oswego - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lake Oswego is 189.85 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.94 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.56 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.45 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.63 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.97 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.69 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.16 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.65 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lake Oswego

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lake Oswego

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.84 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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