Pendleton is a city located in Umatilla County, Oregon. Pendleton was named in 1868 by the county commissioners for George H. Pendleton, Democratic candidate for Vice-President in the 1864 presidential campaign. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 16,354. It is the county seat of Umatilla County.
Web Sites and Links
Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness ProgramRationale and advice for being prepared.
City of Pendleton, OregonOfficial site. Includes local government information, community profile, and links to a diverse variety of other area websites.
East OregonianThe daily newspaper of Umatilla, Morrow, Grant, Wheeler and Gilliam counties
National Weather ServiceCurrent conditions, forecasts, and satellite images for the area.
Pendleton Chamber of CommerceVisitor information, business listings, points of interest, and calendar of events.