Jury Duty

Eligibility: The Philomath Municipal Court selects jurors from the list of registered voters for the City of Philomath. You must reside within the city limits to be an eligible juror.

Term of duty: Juror terms are for six months from January 1 to June 30 or July 1 to December 31. Jurors are generally called for duty no more than once every 3 years.

What to expect:
  • Prospective jurors receive a jury trial summons and questionnaire from the court in the mail approximately 2 weeks before a trial. The juror questionnaire should be completed and returned by the date specified in the letter. Samples of a jury summons and questionnaire are provided below.
  • Trials are usually for 1 day only.
  • Trials are held at Philomath City Hall, 980 Applegate Street, Philomath.
  • Jurors receive $10 per day served.
If you have questions regarding jury duty, the Court Clerk is available to assist you at (541) 929-5111.