The City of Battle Ground was incorporated on June 18, 1951 and is located about 30 minutes from Portland, Oregon. Battle Ground is sheltered by the Cascade Mountains to the east and the Coast Range to the west. The climate is generally mild, with average temperatures ranging from 42 degrees in winter to 76 degrees during the summer months. Battle Ground is at an altitude of 280 feet above sea level.
Battle Ground has great recreation, outdoor activities, parks, community centers, restaurants and local venues.