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Bell, Oregon

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Welcome to Bell ...

Bell is located in Clackamas County.

Bell is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Bell: (503) and (971)<2>

Communities near Bell ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bell and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Beaverton   [Map]   97,590   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gresham   [Map]   111,523   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   105,164   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lake Oswego   [Map]   38,945   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Oregon City   [Map]   36,286   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Portland   [Map]   639,863   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Bell - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2) and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Bell. 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 Bell. 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 Bell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bell ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Bell. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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.

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About Clackamas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Bell.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Bell. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4571, Longitude: -122.5901     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bell 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 Bell.

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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 Bell.