Hub for Resort and Ranch Like Communities
Redmond is the second largest city in Deschutes County, and it is the geographic heart of Central Oregon. It continues to be one of the fastest-growing cities in Oregon. Many residents choose to live in Redmond and commute to work in other towns due to home prices generally being lower in Redmond than in Bend and Sisters. Redmond is within an hour’s drive to most of Central Oregon’s best know scenic and recreation attractions to include Smith Rock Park, Lake Billy Chinook, and the Cascade Mountain Range. The Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center is the primary location for rodeos, concerts and many other events.