West Haven-Sylvan residents have the option of choosing from three different medical facilities for all their general health care, wellness, and medical needs: Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, and Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. Providence St. Vincent Medical Center is located in West Haven-Sylvan while the latter are in Portland.
West Haven-Sylvan is one of 62 census-designated places and/or unincorporated communities in Washington County, which in turn is one of 36 counties in Oregon. The city of Hillsboro serves as the county seat. The county is home to approximately 530,000 residents, making it the second most populace county in Oregon. Originally called Twality and then renamed after the first President of the United States in 1849, Washington County is home to 43 historic buildings, structures, and sites of historical significance on the National Register of Historic Places. Recreational areas of interest include the Banks-Vermonia State Trail, Ki-a-Kuts Falls, L.L. "Stub" Stewart State Park, Tualatin River, and the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge.
Economy of Washington County
Residents of West Haven-Sylvan are fortunate to live in an area where the economy is thriving and the job market is just as booming. While agriculture remains one of the largest industries in the county, along with lumber, food processing and manufacturing, the electronics and technological industries also serves as major economic strongholds. Washington County is home to several well-known companies, including Nike, Columbia Sportswear, IBM's Linux Technology Centers, Leupold & Stevens, and Reser's Fine Foods.
Whether you are searching for your next home in West Haven-Sylvan, or looking to invest in real estate, browse current real estate listings, residential West Haven-Sylvan homes for sale, single - family houses, condominiums, townhouses, or investment opportunities, to find your perfect home. View other relocation resources such as real estate market trends, sold property values in your neighborhood, mortgage financing options and professional real estate agent assistance.