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Welcome to Amity ...

The city of Amity is located in Yamhill County<1>.

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).

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

Telephone 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 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 (which had a count of 1,478 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Amity ...

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

  • Salem [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 174,365 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
  • Keizer [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keizer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keizer
    • Keizer [Marion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,713 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keizer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keizer<7>
  • McMinnville [Yamhill County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMinnville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMinnville
    • McMinnville [Yamhill County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,743 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMinnville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McMinnville<7>
  • Woodburn [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodburn
    • Woodburn [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,273 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodburn<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newberg [Yamhill County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberg
      • Newberg [Yamhill County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,886 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberg<7>
    • Dallas [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dallas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dallas
      • Dallas [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,979 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallas<7>
    • Monmouth [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monmouth
      • Monmouth [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,586 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monmouth<7>
    • Independence [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Independence
      • Independence [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<7>
    • Sheridan [Yamhill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheridan
      • Sheridan [Yamhill County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,215 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheridan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheridan<7>
    • Lafayette [Yamhill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lafayette
      • Lafayette [Yamhill County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<7>

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 ...

Communities in 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: www.co.yamhill.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 Yamhill, 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 Amity.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amity - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<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- 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 for our own planning, 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       In this case, the coordinates for Amity 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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