Oregon Route 240

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Oregon Route 240

Route 240 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length11.50 mi (18.51 km)
Major junctions
West end OR 47 in Yamhill
East end OR 99W in Newberg
CountryUnited States
Highway system
OR 238 OR 241

Oregon Route 240 is a short, country highway, running about 11 miles (18 km) from Newberg to Yamhill. It has medium traffic and it is to the southwest of the Portland metropolitan area.

OR 240 is known as the Yamhill-Newberg Highway No. 151 (see Oregon highways and routes).

Route description

Oregon Route 240 begins at the intersection of Oregon Route 47 and Main Street in Yamhill. Merging with East Main Street, the highway leaves Yamhill, continuing eastward through farmland and arrives in Newberg, merging with North Main Street for just over 6 blocks. It stops there at the intersection with Oregon Route 99W.

The road west of Newberg looking west

Major intersections

The entire route is in Yamhill County.

Yamhill0.000.00 OR 47 – Carlton, McMinnville, Forest Grove
OR 99W south – McMinnville
One-way couplet
OR 99W north – Portland, Salem
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi