Other cities in the 503 area code include: Salem, Woodburn, Newberg, Happy Valley, Sherwood, Canby, Troutdale, Dallas, Gladstone, Monmouth, Silverton, Independence, Astoria, Fairview, Molalla, Stayton, Scappoose, Seaside, Sheridan, Warrenton, Tillamook, Lafayette, Aumsville, Mount Angel, Hubbard, Estacada, Dundee, Sublimity, Gervais, Dayton, Wilsonville, Vernonia, North Plains, Carlton, Turner, Columbia City, Rainier, Clatskanie, Portland, Cannon Beach, Amity, Rockaway Beach, Bay City, Willamina, and Lyons.
Portland is a port and the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 632,309 in 2015, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States. Approximately 2,389,228 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), the 23rd most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area.
Salem / ˈ s eɪ l əm / is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County. It is located in the center of the Willamette Valley alongside the Willamette River, which runs north through the city. The river forms the boundary between Marion and Polk counties, and the city neighborhood of West Salem is in Polk County. Salem was founded in 1842, became the capital of the Oregon Territory in 1851, and was incorporated in 1857.Salem had a population of 154,637 at the 2010 census, making it the third largest city in the state after Portland and Eugene. Salem is less than an hour driving distance away from Portland.
Beaverton is a city in Washington County, in the U.S. state of Oregon. The city center is 7 miles (11 km) west of downtown Portland in the Tualatin River Valley. As of the 2010 census, the population is 89,803. This makes it the second-largest city in the county and Oregon's sixth-largest city. Fire protection and EMS services are provided through Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue. In 2010, Beaverton was named by Money magazine as one of the 100 "best places to live", among smaller cities in the country. Along with Hillsboro, Beaverton is one of the economic centers for Washington County, home to numerous corporations in a variety of industries.
The 503 area code lies within the Pacific Daylight Time Zone (or PDT). The current time in PDT is 12:28 PM on Jul 11, 2020.