Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. It was named by George Bennet, an Irish peer, who settled nearby in 1873 and named the town after Bandon in Ireland, his hometown. The population was 3,066 at the 2010 census. In 2010 Bandon was named one of the "Coolest Small Towns in America" by BudgetTravel. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.1 square miles (8.0 km2), of which, 2.8 square miles (7.3 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it (10.97%) is water.
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Bandon is known for its beaches and rock formations, including Face Rock.