Florence is a city located in Lane County, Oregon. One tradition states the city was named for state senator A.B. Florence, who represented Lane County from 1858-1860; another is that Florence was named for a French vessel that was wrecked at the mouth of the Siuslaw River February 17, 1875. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 7,263.
Web Sites and Links
Florence Chamber of CommerceVisitor, business and relocation information for the city of Florence. Includes events, membership information, recreational activities and maps.
Harbor Vista WebCam and Weather ConditionsWebcam is located on the Siuslaw River at Harbor Vista Park, Florence. Weather and photos are updated every 10-15 minutes and include a photo archive and 24-hour weather data.