Community Links

Below are links to community development partners around the state.

Community & County

Business

Cities
Chambers of Commerce
   (includes local & regional
   tourism organizations)
Counties
Ports
Tribes
Community Dev. Organizations
General
Small Business
Industry Associations
Innovation-Technology
International Trade
Economic Dev. Organizations (All)
   – Economic Dev. Districts
   – Council of Governments
   – Local Government
   – Private Sector
   – Non-Profit/Other
Economic Data Tools


Doing business with the state of Oregon

Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN)—A place where most state agencies place Requests for Proposals (RFP).

Supplier's Guide to ORPIN PDF



Economic Data Tools


American National Standards Institute
Web Site

Service Area: National

A standardized set of codes issued by the Institute to ensure uniform identification of geographic entities through all federal government agencies. These standards replace the Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) codes previously issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).


Board on Geographic Names (USGS)
Web Site

Service Area: National

The U.S. Board on Geographic Names maintains uniform geographic name usage throughout the Federal Government.


Bureau of Economic Analysis (US Department of Commerce)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national, states, county and metropolitan areas.


Bureau of Labor Statistics (US Department of Labor)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national, states, county and metropolitan areas.


Business & Industry (US Census Bureau)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national, states and county.


Population (US Census Bureau)
Web Site

Service Area: National

National, state and county population and census data.


Center for Economic Studies (US Census Bureau)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Access data from research studies, data centers, etc.


Centers for Disease Control
Web Site

Service Area: National

National research and statistics


Economic Research Service (US Dept Agriculture)
Web Site

Service Area: National

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service—the economics of food, farming, natural resources and rural America.


US Energy Information Administration
Web Site

Service Area: National

Independent statistics and analysis on energy


Federal Housing Finance Agency
Web Site

Service Area: National

Provides supervision and regulation of Fannie Mae, Feddie Mac and federal home loan banks.


Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) publications
Web Site

Service Area: National

Old standards (placed here for reference). These have been replaced by ANSI codes.


Federal Reserve
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national financial data.


Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national and state financial data


FedStats
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: national, state and local information.


Geological Survey (USGS)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Information on biology, geography, geospacial and water maps.


Oregon Geospatial Enterprise Office
Web Site

Service Area: Statewide

Oregon GIS data


Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Find original data sets, including the American Housing Survey, HUD median family income limits, as well as microdata from research initiatives on topics such as housing discrimination, the HUD-insured multifamily housing stock and the public housing population.


Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (US Census Bureau)
Web Site

Service Area: National

State and local information


National Atlas
Web Site

Service Area: National

Federal, state and local map maker.


National Bureau of Economic Research
Web Site

Service Area: National

National economic research tools


The National Map (USGS)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Federal, state and local maps with elevation, roads, geographic names in quadrangle format.


North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Industry classification and description—the standard used by federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.


O*NET OnLine
Web Site

Service Area: National

National and state occupation information


Oregon Center for Health Statistics
Web Site

Service Area: Statewide

Vital records for the state of Oregon


Oregon Employment Department Data
Web Site

Service Area: Statewide

Find economic data for Oregon.


US Patent and Trademark Office
Web Site

Service Area: National

Patent and trademark information and resources


Google Patent Search
Web Site

Service Area: National

Search through more than 7 million patents


Oregon Population Research Center
Web Site

Service Area: Statewide

Oregon population information


Portland Maps
Web Site

Service Area: Portland

Search Portland's GIS system for portland-area property information


Regional Economic Analysis Project
Web Site

Service Area: National

Economic research: access web-based programs to create graphic trends analysis of local economic indicators and generate shift-share analysis results to diagnose local employment growth. View and download customized tabulations of economic data for the regions and counties of the states compiled by the Regional Income Division of the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).


Statistics of US Businesses (US Census Bureau)
Web Site

Service Area: National

Data about businesses in the United States


Oregon Department of Transportation—Maps
Web Site

Service Area: Statewide

Access Oregon city and county transportation maps


US Maps & Data
Web Site

Service Area: National

Federal, state and local geographic data.