Wemme, Oregon

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Wemme
—  Unincorporated community  —
Wemme is located in Oregon
Wemme
Location within the state of Oregon
Coordinates: 45°20′56″N 121°57′53″W / 45.34889°N 121.96472°W / 45.34889; -121.96472Coordinates: 45°20′56″N 121°57′53″W / 45.34889°N 121.96472°W / 45.34889; -121.96472
CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyClackamas
Time zonePacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code97067
Area code(s)503 and 971
FIPS code
GNIS feature ID
 
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Wemme
—  Unincorporated community  —
Wemme is located in Oregon
Wemme
Location within the state of Oregon
Coordinates: 45°20′56″N 121°57′53″W / 45.34889°N 121.96472°W / 45.34889; -121.96472Coordinates: 45°20′56″N 121°57′53″W / 45.34889°N 121.96472°W / 45.34889; -121.96472
CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyClackamas
Time zonePacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code97067
Area code(s)503 and 971
FIPS code
GNIS feature ID

Wemme (play /ˈwɛm/) is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. It is located within the Mount Hood Corridor, between Welches and Brightwood along U.S. Route 26. It is one of the communities that make up the Villages at Mount Hood.

The community was named for E. Henry Wemme, a Portland businessman who bought a Locomobile in 1899, the first automobile in Oregon. He also bought the right-of-way to Barlow Road in 1912, bequeathing it to the public after his death two years later.

West Coast Airlines Flight 956

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