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Welcome to Adams ...

The city of Adams is located in Umatilla County<1>.

The location of Adams has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Adams has a population of 357 people<3> (see below for details).

Adams is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Adams lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Adams: (541) and (458)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Adams had an population of 357 people. This is an increase of 2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Adams had a population of 350 people. This makes Adams the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 350 people, the population of Adams increased 17.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 297 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Adams.

Communities Also Named Adams ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Adams - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adams.

Communities near Adams ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams.

  • Pendleton [Umatilla County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pendleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pendleton
    • Pendleton [Umatilla County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,789 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pendleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<7>
  • Milton-Freewater [Umatilla County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton-Freewater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton-Freewater
    • Milton-Freewater [Umatilla County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton-Freewater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton-Freewater<7>
  • Athena [Umatilla County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athena
    • Athena [Umatilla County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,144 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athena<7>
  • Weston [Umatilla County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
    • Weston [Umatilla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 651 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Helix [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helix have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helix
      • Helix [Umatilla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 184 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helix
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helix<7>
    • Cayuse [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cayuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cayuse
      • Cayuse [Umatilla County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Adams
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cayuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cayuse<7>
    • Kirkpatrick [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirkpatrick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirkpatrick
      • Kirkpatrick [Umatilla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Adams
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkpatrick
    • Mission [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mission have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mission
      • Mission [Umatilla County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Adams
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mission
    • Riverside [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverside
      • Riverside [Umatilla County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Adams
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
    • Tutuilla [Umatilla County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tutuilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tutuilla
      • Tutuilla [Umatilla County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Adams
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tutuilla

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 Adams. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams. 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 Adams.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams. See our Newspapers Page for Adams.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams ...

Looking for more information about Adams? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Adams, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Adams.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adams. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Umatilla County: www.co.umatilla.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Umatilla, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adams.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adams. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adams

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7665, Longitude: -118.5639       In this case, the coordinates for Adams have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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