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Welcome to Amity ...
The location of Amity has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Amity has a population of 1,724 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Amity.
Amity is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Amity lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Amity: (503) & (971)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Amity had an population of 1,724 people. This is an increase of 6.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.64% since the 2000 Census).
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 total 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).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Amity.
Adding Amity to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Amity 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 Amity was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Amity on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Oregon (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amity on our Genealogy Page.
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.
Communities near Amity ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amity.
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 Amity. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amity.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amity.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amity. See our Newspapers 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 ...
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: www.co.yamhill.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jun 2021