FAQ: Where Is Veneta Oregon?
How far is Veneta Oregon from the coast?
There are 130.80 miles from Veneta to Cannon Beach in northwest direction and 197 miles (317.04 kilometers) by car, following the I-5 N route. Veneta and Cannon Beach are 3 hours 44 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop. This is the fastest route from Veneta, OR to Cannon Beach, OR.
Is Veneta Oregon a good place to live?
Excellent state-subsidized rail service connects the area with other cities north, and the area has a nice airport with good, if not cheap, service. The area has a good mix of setting, climate, and small-town feel and a fairly low cost of living by Oregon standards.
What is Veneta Oregon known for?
Veneta is also known for its iconic counter culture celebration, the Oregon Country Fair (OCF). It began in 1970 as a costume and craft fair to raise funds for a local school. The private wooded acreage where the event was held was originally dubbed the Oregon Renaissance Faire Grounds.
What county is Veneta Oregon in?
How big is Veneta?
How did Veneta Oregon get its name?
History. Veneta was established in 1912 by Edmund Eugene Hunter, who named the settlement after his five-year-old daughter. Veneta has been the site of the annual Oregon Country Fair, originally called the Renaissance Faire, since 1970.
How many square miles is Veneta Oregon?