As Oregon’s fourth-largest city with more than 111,000 residents, Gresham is a welcoming community of hard-working people where tradition and heritage meet innovation and opportunity.
Located just minutes from Oregon’s iconic Mount Hood, Multnomah Falls, the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, the City of Portland, and the Portland International Airport, Gresham’s location is ideal for families and businesses wanting to start something new and grow. Within the City of Gresham, residents are encouraged to enjoy our city’s unparalleled natural beauty in our 1,103 acres of parkland, trails, and natural areas.
Gresham’s network of public and private schools provides educational opportunities for students of all ages, with many of the schools having recently been rebuilt and modernized. Gresham also offers many preschools, charter schools, private schools, and higher education opportunities, including Mt. Hood Community College.
Our diverse and growing population includes young professionals, families, new immigrant communities, and long-time residents. Gresham’s residents care deeply about our heritage as a homestead and agricultural community and are committed to a thriving and vibrant future. Today, Gresham is a dynamic, innovative, and rapidly growing city where families and businesses have a mutual desire and drive to thrive. In Gresham, we are family.