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Amity, Oregon

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The location of Amity

Welcome to Amity ...

The city of Amity is located in Yamhill County.

The location of Amity has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Amity has a population of 1,688 people<2> (see below for details).

Amity is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Amity: (503) and (971)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amity had a population of 1,614 people. This makes Amity the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Amity represents 0.04% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,614 people, the population of Amity increased 9.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,478 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Amity had an population of 1,688 people. This is an increase of 4.58% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Amity ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Dallas   [Map]   16,301   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Independence   [Map]   10,053   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Keizer   [Map]   39,315   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lafayette   [Map]   4,259   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
McMinnville   [Map]   34,347   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Monmouth   [Map]   10,338   S   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amity.

Communities Also Named Amity ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amity. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amity. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amity.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amity:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amity ...

Looking for more information about Amity? 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 Amity, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Amity.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Oregon

About Yamhill County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yamhill County:

The official website for State of Oregon:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amity.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amity - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amity) 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 Amity. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amity

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1153, Longitude: -123.2034     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amity have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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