Forest Grove is a city located in Washington County, Oregon. The name was selected for the community on January 10, 1851 at a meeting of the trustees of Tualatin Academy (later known as Pacific University). J. Quinn Thornton was the individual who suggested the name. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 17,708.
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