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Welcome to Arago ...

Arago is located in Coos County<1>.

Arago is near sea level<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Arago: (541) and (458)<3>

Communities Also Named Arago ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Arago - they are located in Kansas, Minnesota and Nebraska.

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

Communities near Arago ...

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

  • Coos Bay [Coos County]
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    • Coos Bay [Coos County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Arago
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,342 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coos Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coos Bay<5>
  • Coquille [Coos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coquille
    • Coquille [Coos County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Arago
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,958 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coquille have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coquille
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coquille<5>
  • Bandon [Coos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bandon
    • Bandon [Coos County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arago
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,168 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bandon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bandon<5>
  • Myrtle Point [Coos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle Point
    • Myrtle Point [Coos County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Arago
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,579 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myrtle Point<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Powers [Coos County]
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      • Powers [Coos County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arago
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powers have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powers<5>
    • Gravelford [Coos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravelford
      • Gravelford [Coos County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Arago
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravelford
    • Broadbent [Coos County]
    • Parkersburg [Coos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkersburg
      • Parkersburg [Coos County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Arago
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
    • Bridge [Coos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridge
      • Bridge [Coos County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Arago
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridge
    • Twomile [Coos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twomile
      • Twomile [Coos County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arago
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twomile

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arago ...

Looking for more information about Arago? 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 Arago, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Arago.

Adding Arago to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arago 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 Arago was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arago on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Oregon

About Coos County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Coos County: www.co.coos.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 Coos, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arago - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arago) 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 Arago. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AragoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arago. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1034, Longitude: -124.1962    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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