Nestled between the rolling hills of Western Oregon, half way between Portland and the coast, you'll find Carlton; a small farming town which prides itself on a strong community and vibrant downtown. Carlton is located in the heart of Willamette Valley's Wine Country with over 40 wineries doing business within the city limits.

The Citizens of Carlton take pride in their "Great Little Town" which has lovely parks, an outdoor pool, a variety of downtown businesses and fine local schools.

This site is designed for city residents, visitors and anyone else wanting to know about Carlton. Please feel free to contact us by phone, email or through our online form with any questions, comments or concerns that you may have. Your feedback is very important to us.



September 13th, 2016
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September 13th, 2016
City of Carlton Newsletter past issues
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Visit Carlton Tourism Committee Meeting
December 7th, 2016
The Visit Carlton Tourism Committee meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month at 3:00 PM at City Hall. The Tourism C...
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Christmas in Carlton - Santa is Coming to Town
December 10th, 2016
Please bring a canned food donation for the Yamhill-Carlton Storehouse to receive a free picture with Santa! Jake Pr...
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Municipal Court
December 14th, 2016
Municipal Court for the City of Carlton is held once a month at 4:30 PM at City Hall.      &...
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AGENDA POSTED: 12/6/2016 City Council WORK Session @ 6:00 PM
December 2nd, 2016
The agenda for the upcoming City Council WORK SESSION to be held on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. has been posted. Plea...
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AGENDA POSTED: 12/6/2016 City Council REGULAR Session @ 7:00 PM
December 2nd, 2016
The agenda for the upcoming City Council REGULAR Session to be held on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. has been posted. P...
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Carlton, a neighborly community we call home.

With beautiful surroundings and small town charm, it's hard not to be a good neighbor in Carlton. Strong community ties are part of what makes Carlton a Great Little Town.

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Success in Carlton

Blueberries, hazelnuts, Christmas trees, tulips, and wine are all part of the thriving businesses scene in Carlton, but there is still plenty of room for growth and new business.

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Carlton encourages all of the residents to join and partake in its governance.