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Information on Independence, Polk County

The city of Independence is located in the state of Oregon, in Polk County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the city hall of Independence at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews2.8 / 5 for Independence by Cities and Towns in the United States the 9 March 2023

Independence city HALL, Polk County

Independence city hall's addressIndependence Independence Municipal Building
PO Box 7

Independence OR 97351
United States
Phone number of Independence city hall 503-838-1212
Independence, OR emailNot available
Independence official
Mayor of IndependenceJohn McArdle
Polk County: Vital Records Independence vital records

Demographics of Independence

Name of Independence inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population6 035 inhabitants60 / 4 522
Population density in Independence2 285,2 pop/sq mi (882,3 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Independence, OR

Where to apply for a passport in Independence, OR? There are 1 passport offices in Independence, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
USPO - INDEPENDENCE216 S. 2ND ST.5038385207

Independence administrative numbers

Independence city code4136150
Independence city postcode97351

Information on Independence, Polk County

Cities twinned with IndependenceCurrently, the town Independence isn’t twinned
Namesake of Independence
  • Independence, California, États-Unis
  • Independence, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Independence, Kansas, États-Unis
  • Independence, Kentucky, États-Unis
  • Independence, Louisiana, États-Unis
  • Independence, Minnesota, États-Unis
  • Independence, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Independence, New York, États-Unis
  • Independence, Ohio, États-Unis
  • Independence, Utah, États-Unis
  • Independence, Virginia, États-Unis
  • Independence, Wisconsin, États-Unis
  • Independence, Belize
Natural parksIndependence isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Independence

Salem Municipal Airport 10.2 miles
McMinnville Municipal Airport 23.5 miles
Corvallis Municipal Airport 25.4 miles

Independence territory

Independence area2,64 sq mi (6,84 km²)
Independence altitude174 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 44.8578
Longitude: -123.198
Latitude: 44° 51' 28'' North
Longitude: 123° 11' 53'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Los_Angeles)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Independence neighbouring towns and cities

Independence neighbouring municipalities
MonmouthNeighbouring townsSalem
Independence neighbouring municipalities
Monmouth 1.6 milesDallas 7.2 milesSalem 9.7 miles
Falls City 11.8 milesTurner 12.3 milesAdair Village 12.7 miles
Keizer 13.2 milesJefferson 13.6 milesMillersburg 13.8 miles
Aumsville 16.2 milesAlbany 16.7 milesAmity 17.9 miles
Sheridan 19.1 milesSublimity 20 milesStayton 20.1 miles
Scio 20.1 milesCorvallis 20.3 milesWillamina 20.7 miles
Tangent 21.9 milesGervais 22.8 milesSilverton 22.8 miles

Distance between Independence and other main cities and towns

New York City : 2480 milesLos Angeles : 792 milesChicago : 1785 miles
Houston : 1837 milesPhiladelphia : 2441 milesPhoenix : 980 miles
San Antonio : 1716 milesSan Diego : 894 milesDallas : 1640 miles
San Jose : 528 milesJacksonville : 2455 milesIndianapolis : 1911 miles
San Francisco : 493 miles closestAustin : 1708 milesColumbus : 2060 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Independence, OR

Elementary schools in Independence

Independence Elementary School

District of Central School District 13j
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 435

Middle schools in Independence

Talmadge Middle School

District of Central School District 13j
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 785

High schools in Independence

Central High School

District of Central School District 13j
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 997

Schools near Independence

Hotel offers in Independence

Leisure and activities in Independence surrounding area

Golf course
Dallas Golf Course
to Dallas 5.5 miles
Oak Knoll Golf Course & Driving Range
Cross Creek Golf Course
to Dallas 10.1 miles
McNary Golf Club
to Salem 12.5 miles
Spring Hill Country Club
to Albany 14.4 miles
The Golf Club of Oregon
to Albany 15.2 miles
Santiam Golf Club
to Stayton 18.5 miles