Corbett, Oregon

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Corbett
The flags at Corbett Grade School demonstrate Corbett's signature east wind.
The flags at Corbett Grade School demonstrate Corbett's signature east wind.
Corbett is located in Oregon
Corbett
Corbett
Location within the state of Oregon
Corbett is located in the United States
Corbett
Corbett
Corbett (the United States)
Coordinates: 45°31′55″N 122°17′24″W / 45.53194°N 122.29000°W / 45.53194; -122.29000Coordinates: 45°31′55″N 122°17′24″W / 45.53194°N 122.29000°W / 45.53194; -122.29000
CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyMultnomah
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
97019

Corbett is an unincorporated community on the Columbia River in eastern Multnomah County, Oregon, United States. It is located on the Historic Columbia River Highway (a.k.a. Crown Point Highway) between the Sandy River and Crown Point.

Corbett was named for prominent pioneer Senator Henry W. Corbett.[1] Senator Corbett purchased a farm in the area in 1885. After several name changes, the post office in the area was named "Corbett" in 1895. Corbett's ZIP Code is 97019.

Corbett School District runs the Corbett School and the Corbett Charter School.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ McArthur, Lewis A.; McArthur, Lewis L. (2003) [1928]. Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. ISBN 978-0875952772.

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