Arch Cape

Arch Cape


Most of Arch Cape is zoned Arch Cape Rural Community Residential (AC-RCR).  In addition to the AC-RCR zoning, Arch Cape is within a Rural Community Overlay (/RCO) that requires design review.  Property owners should contact the Land Use Planning office before constructing additions or remodels to homes. For more information on design review, please contact the Land Use Planning office: (503) 325-8611.

Arch Cape Planning Links


Southwest Coastal Citizens Advisory Committee
The Southwest Coastal Citizens Advisory Committee, also known as the Arch Cape Design Review Committee, evaluates all major construction design applications for the Arch Cape community submitted to the county planning office. Go to "Agendas/Minutes" to see agendas for upcoming meetings.

Community Services
The community of Arch Cape is served by the Arch Cape Domestic Water Supply District and the Arch Cape Sanitary District. For more information, phone (503) 436-2790 or visit