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Bandon, Oregon

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Welcome to Bandon ...

The coastal city of Bandon is located in Coos County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Bandon has a population of 3,134 people<1> (see below for details).

Bandon is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bandon had a population of 3,066 people. This makes Bandon the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Bandon represents 0.08% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,066 people, the population of Bandon increased 8.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,833 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Bandon had an population of 3,134 people. This is an increase of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.62% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bandon.

Communities near Bandon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bandon and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Broadbent   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bunker Hill   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Charleston   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Coos Bay   [Map]   16,292   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Coos City - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Coquille   [Map]   3,905   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bandon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bandon - they are located in Indiana and Minnesota.

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

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 Bandon. 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 Bandon. 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 Bandon. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

Websites for Bandon ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bandon ...

Looking for more information about Bandon? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bandon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Bandon.

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) Bandon. 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
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bandon.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bandon - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Bandon.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Bandon. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bandon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bandon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bandon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bandon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1148, Longitude: -124.4156     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bandon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Bandon.