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Welcome to Astoria ...
The location of Astoria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Astoria refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Astorian<3>
Astoria is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Astoria lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Astoria lies within the (912) area code.
Communities Also Named Astoria ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Astoria - they are located in Illinois, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oregon and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Astoria.
Communities near Astoria ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Astoria.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Astoria. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Astoria.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Astoria. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Astoria.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Astoria. See our Newspapers Page for Astoria.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Astoria ...
Looking for more information about Astoria? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Astoria, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Astoria.
Adding Astoria to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Astoria in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Astoria was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1915.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Astoria on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Astoria. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022