The Marylhurst area is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County located between Lake Oswego and West Linn, eight miles south of the city of Portland. The community of Marylhurst was established in 1908 by nuns who bought the land and established St. Mary's College. The college was later renamed Marylhurst University and is still in operation today. The community of Marylhurst is a relatively small community with a total area of just under .1 square miles of land. The total population of the community of Marylhurst is seven hundred and eighteen people and the median age of residents of the community is roughly forty-five years old. The average family income in the community of Marylhurst is approximately $108,441 per year. The community of Marylhurst is a mostly residential community that offers residents and visitors alike with a quiet and small town atmosphere to enjoy.