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Armin, Oregon

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Welcome to Armin ...

So far, we have found very little information about Armin. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Armin to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Armin, please Contact Us.

Armin would have been located within present day Wallowa County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Armin is 3,870 feet [1,180 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Armin is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Armin was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Armin, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The location where Armin once stood is in the (541) and (458)<4> area codes.

Communities near Armin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Armin and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Pollock (ID)   [Map]   ---   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cornucopia - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   1,950   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Evans   [Map]   ---   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Homestead - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Imnaha   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

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 Armin. 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 Armin. 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 Armin.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Oregon

About Wallowa County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wallowa County:

The official website for State of Oregon:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Armin, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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

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<4>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Armin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3402, Longitude: -116.9885     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Armin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Armin.

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