The city of Corvallis is located in central western Oregon, serving as the county seat of Benton County. It sits at an elevation of 235 feet above sea level, midway in the Willamette Valley, with a population of roughly 56,000 residents.
Corvallis was incorporated as a city in 1857. Education was established in Corvallis earlier than that, with the first school building constructed in 1848. More than 150 years later, in the first years of the 21st century, Corvallis has been said to have the highest education rate per capita of any city in Oregon. Among all else, it’s home to Oregon State University.
Corvallis is recognized as a Tree City USA, with nearly 50 public parks for everyone’s enjoyment. The city received a gold rating as a Bicycle-Friendly Community in 2011. Research indicates more than 11 percent of Corvallis workers bicycle to work.
Still, many residents of Corvallis drive a car, and it’s important to keep all these cars in prime operating condition. When it’s time for auto repairs or maintenance, Ken’s Car Care Center is ready to get to work for you. Our team is proud to serve drivers throughout Corvallis with dependable, long-lasting repairs on a wide range of makes and models. We’re conveniently located on NW 9th Street in Corvallis, where we look forward to meeting you and earning your business.