Madras is a city located in Jefferson County, Oregon. Originally called The Basin after the circular valley the city is located in, Madras reportedly was named in 1903 for the cotton fabric, and not the former name of a city in India. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 5,078. It is the county seat of Jefferson County.
Web Sites and Links
High Desert Humane SocietyNo-kill foster care system. List of adoption fees and photographs of animals available for adoption.
Numb-Butt Fly CompanyRetailer of flyfishing equipment and rentals. Has store products, location, and fishing report.
White BuffalosJefferson County School District 509J, Madras, Oregon.