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Welcome to Axford ...

Axford is located in Wasco County<1>.

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

Axford is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Axford: (541) & (458)<4>

Communities Also Named Axford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Axford - it's located in Washington.

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

Communities near Axford ...

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

  • Madras [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madras have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madras
    • Madras [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,051 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madras
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madras<6>
  • Antelope [Wasco County]
  • Shaniko [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaniko
    • Shaniko [Wasco County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 37 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaniko
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shaniko<6>
  • Mecca [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mecca
    • Mecca [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Axford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mecca
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Warm Springs [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warm Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warm Springs
      • Warm Springs [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Axford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warm Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warm Springs<6>
    • Simnasho [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simnasho
      • Simnasho [Wasco County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Axford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simnasho
    • Ashwood [Jefferson County]
    • Wapinitia [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapinitia
      • Wapinitia [Wasco County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Axford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapinitia
    • Maupin [Wasco County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maupin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maupin
      • Maupin [Wasco County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the north of Axford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 441 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maupin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maupin<6>
    • Metolius [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Metolius have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Metolius
      • Metolius [Jefferson County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the south of Axford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 801 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Metolius
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Metolius<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axford ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wasco County: www.co.wasco.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 Wasco, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Axford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Axford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8832, Longitude: -121.0500       In this case, the coordinates for Axford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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