Cottage Grove is located in the middle of Western Oregon at the southern tip of the Willamette Valley. It is at the center of the Oregon market (population of 3,747,455) as well as at the center of the fast growing Northern California-Pacific Northwest region. Located on the region’s major north-south interstate highway (Interstate 5), Cottage Grove has a direct link to the main west coast rail network and is within 90 miles of a major seaport. Oregon’s three major population centers are located within 125 miles. Recently, several new light industries have selected Cottage Grove as their new location. Cottage Grove enjoys an excellent position to take advantage of future economic growth.


Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce

700 E. Gibbs, Ste. C 

Cottage Grove, OR 97424

(541) 942-2411 Fax: (888) 832-2045



Cottage Grove State Airport was constructed in 1965 through a joint venture between the Board of Aeronautics, the FAA, and the local community. The community of Cottage Grove has recognized the importance of an airport to the economic development of its area. The community's support of the construction of the airport is evidence of its recognition. Several business class aircrafts currently operate at the airport. The airport is categorized as a level 3 airport with a 3,200 foot runway and a new pilots’ lounge.