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Austin Junction, Oregon

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Welcome to Austin Junction ...

Austin Junction is located in Grant County.

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.<1> In other words, the altitude 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 travel east from Austin Junction, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Area codes for Austin Junction: (541) & (458)<2>

Communities near Austin Junction ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Austin Junction and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
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]   37   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenhorn   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Prairie City   [Map]   876   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Austin Junction. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Austin Junction.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Austin Junction. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Oregon

About Grant County

About Oregon

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: www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Austin Junction.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Austin Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Austin Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Austin Junction. The point that we are using 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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<4>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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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Austin Junction.