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Welcome to Astoria ...
The location of Astoria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Astoria: as-STORE-ee-a<2>
When the people of Astoria refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Astorian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Astoria has a population of 9,862 people<4> (see below for details).
Astoria was established in 1810.
The community of Astoria is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Astoria lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Astoria: (503) and (971)<6>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Astoria had a population of 9,477 people (which is 25.59% of the total population of Clatsop County). This makes Astoria the county's most populous community.
The population of Astoria represents 0.25% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 52nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,477 people, the population of Astoria decreased 3.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,813 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Astoria had an population of 9,862 people. This is an increase of 4.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.5% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Astoria.
Communities near Astoria ...
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 if you drove.<7>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Astoria.
Communities Also Named Astoria ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Astoria - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, New York, Ohio and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Astoria.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Astoria:
Websites for Astoria ...
Official Website: www.astoria.or.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Astoria ...
Looking for more information about Astoria? 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 Astoria, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Astoria.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Astoria: www.astoria.or.us/
The official website for Clatsop County: www.co.clatsop.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019