Located near Smith Rock State Park, this up-and-coming high desert community is home to Redmond Municipal Airport. A booming downtown with restaurants, hotels and nightlife has added to the attraction of this high desert town.
Redmond has long been known as the Hub of Central Oregon. Today, it is one of the fastest growing industrial and residential communities in Oregon.
The demographic profile of the City includes a relatively high percentage of families. The average household size in the City is estimated at 3.15 and families account for 68% of all households.
Redmond is also home to a growing community of entrepreneurs, who are attracted by the good weather, access to trails and bike paths, quality schools, and multiple world class recreation destinations.
The Redmond School District is the second largest district east of the Cascades, serving a geographically and culturally diverse community that includes parts of Redmond, Crooked River Ranch, Terrebonne, Alfalfa, and Tumalo. It contains 12 schools, plus three charter schools.