Oakridge is a city in Lane County, Oregon, United States. The population was estimated at 3,205 in 2010. It is located east of Westfir on Oregon Route 58, about 40 miles (64 km) east of Eugene, and 150 miles (240 km) southeast of Portland. Surrounded by the Willamette National Forest, Oakridge is popular with outdoor enthusiasts for its hiking, mountain biking, wildflowers, fly fishing, birding, watersports, and nearby Willamette Pass ski area. As of the census of 2000, there were 3,148 people, 1,345 households, and 891 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,659.8 people per square mile (639.7/km2). There were 1,526 housing units at an average density of 804.6 per square mile (310.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.57% White, 0.32% African American, 1.59% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 1.87% from other races, and 3.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.02% of the population.