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Beaverton's population tops 94,000
Beavertons population has risen by 820 people in the past year, that according to recent estimates from Portland State Universitys Population Research Center.
That nudged the citys population to 94,215, up nearly 0.9 percent for the year ending July 1, 2015.
Washington Countys population during the same 12 months increased at a brisker 1.8 percent clip to 570,510, thanks in large part to growth in unincorporated areas like North Bethany.
Washington Countys population increased at the third-fastest rate in Oregon, behind only Deschutes County (2.6 percent) and Hood River County (2.2 percent).
Oregons statewide population increased 1.3 percent and topped 4 million people for the first time, according to PSUs estimate.
Beaverton remains Oregons sixth-largest city, behind Portland (613,355), Eugene (163,400), Salem (160,690), Gresham (107,065) and Hillsboro (97,480).