Talent

Talent is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. The population was 6,066 at the 2010 census. A. P. Tallent, an East Tennessee native who settled in Oregon in the 1870s, platted the city in the 1880s. He wanted to name it Wagner but was overruled by postal officials, who preferred Talent, dropping one of the l’s.

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Talent is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. The population was 6,066 at the 2010 census. A. P. Tallent, an East Tennessee native who settled in Oregon in the 1870s, platted the city in the 1880s. He wanted to name it Wagner but was overruled by postal officials, who preferred Talent, dropping one of the l's. The post office opened at this location in 1883. Earlier names for the settlement were Eden District and Wagner Creek.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.33 square miles (3.44 km2), all of it land. The city is south of Medford, about halfway between Phoenix, to the north, and Ashland, to the south, along Interstate 5 and Oregon Route 99. This is toward the southern end of the Rogue River Valley, near the Siskiyou Mountains and the border with California.

source: wikipedia.org

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
1 Talent Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
1 Talent Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.