Data & Research

For your convenience, information on Beaverton/metro Portland is provided in easy-to access reports or webpages located at the links below. All the reports are in Adobe PDF format. You may download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to access the files. For more information, please email the Beaverton Economic Development Division at

Abogo web mapping tool allows you to discover how transportation impacts the sustainability and affordability of where you live.

Access to Capital—Oregon's Capital Ecosystem this is a compilation of a variety of capital/financing sources and identifies gaps in funding as well as ideas of how to fill those gaps. The Oregon Community Foundation and Oregon’s Office of the Treasurer commissioned this study to systematically account for the sources of capital throughout the state.

Demographics has links to several demographic reports such as United States 2010 Census, Demographic and Income Profile, Market Profile, and more.

Employer Database pulls information on thousands of Oregon employers. Information can be queried by county and by industry code and title.

Employment and Labor Force data tool managed by Worksource Oregon lists employment and unemployment statistics across the state at a county level.

Economic Data Tools is managed by Business Oregon and lists a variety of databases and other tools to assist businesses.

Expand in Oregon selection portal is operated by Business Oregon and features Available Buildings and Sites in Beaverton and around the state.

Greater Portland Inc-Regional Data Portal acts as a regional data portal for the Portland-Vancouver Metropolitan area.

Greater Portland Inc Workbook acts as the workplan for Greater Portland Inc (GPI). GPI is the regional public-private partnership helping companies expand and locate to the Portland-Vancouver area, which includes seven counties and covers two states.

Greater Portland Pulse is operated by Portland State University and gathers data as well as provides a shared set of indicators to track social, environmental, and economic well-being for the Portland region.

Green Design Atlas is an interactive map which shows the locations of innovative certified commercial buildings as well as sustainable sites from Metro’s Connect the Drops Initiative.

H+T Index tool graphically displays the relationship between development patterns, transportation behavior, and household transportation costs on a census tract level geography for the Portland, Oregon metro area and the nation.

Information Center-Business data tool provides economic, demographic, and workforce information tailored to the needs of your business.

Metro-Civic Apps data portal allows public access to a host of datasets from the Metro Regional Government, TriMet, and the City of Portland.

Metro-Interactive Maps has a host of interactive web maps for a wide range of subject matter ranging from the state of transit centers across the region to finding a recycler and garbage hauler.

Occupational Information Center - This data tool managed by Worksource Oregon lists wage information for a variety of occupations across the state at a regional level.

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Databases has links to all databases maintained by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. Find information about air quality, enforcement actions, environmental cleanup site information (ECSI), leaking underground storage tanks, and more.

Oregon Department of Transportation TransGIS web map displays freight routes, low clearance structures, highway classifications, traffic counts, speed limit, pavement conditions, and more.

Oregon Open Data Portal has data from a wide array of state departments.

Oregon Railroads map features all railroads which run through the State of Oregon.

Portland Vancouver Metropolitan Region Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) acts as the region’s playbook for coordinated economic development. 
US Cluster Mapping is an interactive analysis tool that provides visual data on the economic geography of US regions and clusters.

Washington County Mapping view building permit data, service districts, assessment information, use violations, tax maps, and records of survey via Washington County web maps.

Washington County Visitors Association (WCVA) features basic information on Beaverton and Washington County with a tourism focus.

Workforce Indicators data tool managed by Worksource Oregon provides an in-depth view of Oregon’s labor market.