Central Point is a
wonderful recreation area for residents and visitors
alike, offering easy access to skiing, boating, fishing,
rafting, hiking, camping, biking and golfing and near by
In addition to many outdoor recreational opportunities,
Central Point is conveniently located within minutes of
many cultural attractions such as the Oregon Shakespeare
Festival, the Britt Music Festival, Rogue Community
College's Outdoor Theater, plus numerous quality theater
and musical events.
The Jackson County Expo Center, located in Central Point
just off I-5, offers a wide range of activities
including the Annual Jackson County Fair, Harvest Fair,
Hot Air Balloon Festival, Christmas fairs, rodeos,
musical events and activities year round.
The area's economy is based primarily upon agriculture,
tourism, timber products, and retail trade. A large
regional mall is located within four miles of Central
Point and a factory outlet shopping center is located
just 12 miles south on I-5. The main offices for the
Grange Co-op and Dogs for the Deaf are located in
Central Point, as well as the Rogue Valley Creamery, and
Central Point Lumber.