Multnomah County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 2
Bars 3
Bays 3
Beaches 2
Bends 3
Capes 11
Cliffs 4
Falls 15
Flats 4
Gaps 1
Guts 4
Islands 24
Lakes 18
Pillars 3
Ridges 4
Springs 3
Streams 83
Summits 34
Swamps 2
Valleys 10
Cultural Features
Airports 26
Bridges 12
Buildings 267
Canals 2
Cemeteries 29
Channels 37
Churches 445
Civil 12
Crossings 43
Dams 12
Harbors 31
Hospitals 20
Locales 203
Mines 1
Parks 343
Post Offices 30
Reservoirs 28
Schools 272
Towers 28
Trails 10
Tunnels 13
Historical Features
Airports 2
Bars 1
Hospitals 6
Islands 1
Lakes 5
Locales 101
Military (Historical) 2
Populated Places 6
Post Offices 81
Rapids 1
Schools 49
Streams 2
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Oregon's National Historic Landmarks