Welcome to Philomath

Philomath, Oregon is known as the city of volunteers.  Greek for "Lover of Learning," Philomath residents are proud of their heritage which is rooted in education and hard work.  Philomath is nestled at the base of Marys Peak, the highest point in the Oregon Coast Range, where it enjoys the mild climate of the Mid-Willamette Valley.  The current population is 5,801 (7/1/2023).
Frolic and Rodeo Barrel Racer


Music in the Park Series:
May 26, 6 PM - Chipindura Marimba

         June 20, 6 PM - Revel'n

Farmers' Market - Sundays, 11-3 PM

3rd Annual Pride Event - June 15, 12-4

Video: Frolic & Rodeo Fireworks 2022

           By Logan Hannigan-Downs/Philomath News

Philomath City Council seal with flags

City Council

Next meeting:

June 10, 2024

Regular Meeting: 7:00 PM