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The location of Austin Junction









Welcome to Austin Junction ...

Austin Junction is located in Grant County.

The location of Austin Junction has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Austin Junction: Austin Jct. (or less commonly used: Austin Jctn.)

Austin Junction is 4,230 feet [1,289 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Austin Junction is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Austin Junction: (541) & (458)<3>

Communities near Austin Junction ...

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 Austin Junction and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bourne   [Map]   ---   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cabell City   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Galena   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Granite   [Map]   36   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenhorn   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Prairie City   [Map]   880   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Austin Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Austin Junction - they are located in Maine, Michigan, Minnesota and Nevada.

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

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 Austin Junction. 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 Austin Junction. 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 Austin Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Austin Junction ...

Looking for more information about Austin Junction? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Austin Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).

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<4>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- Austin Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Austin Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5740, Longitude: -118.5016     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Austin Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Austin Junction.

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