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McMinnville is the county seat and largest city of Yamhill County, Oregon, United States. According to Oregon Geographic Names, it was named by its founder, William T. Newby (1820–1884), an early immigrant on the Oregon Trail, for his hometown of McMinnville, Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 32,187. McMinnville is located at the confluence of the North and South Forks of the Yamhill River in the Willamette Valley. Part of the Portland metropolitan area, it lies 35 miles (56 km) southwest of Portland. The city is home to Linfield College and the Evergreen Aviation Museum (which includes the Spruce Goose).


The city of McMinnville is named after the city of Tennessee. The most popular tourist spot in McMinnville is the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum. It is the home of the largest propeller-driven seaplane in the world. There is an IMAX Theatre inside the museum for visitors to experience the adrenaline rush of space travel. The City Park is situated in the heart of the business district. You can enjoy a game of tennis at one of the courts in the park. Golf is another popular sport in McMinnville. Most of the courses are located just outside of town. McMinnville hosts the International Pinot Noir Celebration every July. The best brews and food is served during three days of this festival. The Turkey Rama Festival celebrates the turkey farming culture in McMinnville. Travel to McMinnville on your next holiday in Oregon.


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Facts and Stats for Mcminnville*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mcminnville

    Know the pollution level of Mcminnville before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.17 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Mcminnville: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.42 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38.46 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.62 (Low)
    • Drug offense 65.38 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.62 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.08 (Moderate)
  • Living in Mcminnville - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Mcminnville is 194.69 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.69 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.44 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 11.15 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.8 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.98 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 37.04 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.26 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 121.09 (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 Mcminnville

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mcminnville

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.78 USD

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