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Welcome to Cannon Beach ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Cannon Beach, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
A typical abbreviation for Cannon Beach: Cannon Bch.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cannon Beach has a population of 1,765 people<2> (see below for details).
Cannon Beach is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Cannon Beach lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Cannon Beach: (503) and (971)<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cannon Beach had an population of 1,765 people. This is an increase of 4.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.15% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cannon Beach had a population of 1,690 people. This makes Cannon Beach the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Cannon Beach represents 0.04% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,690 people, the population of Cannon Beach increased 6.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,588 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cannon Beach.
Communities near Cannon Beach ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cannon Beach.
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 Cannon Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cannon Beach.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cannon Beach. 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 Cannon Beach.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cannon Beach. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cannon Beach.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cannon Beach ...
Looking for more information about Cannon Beach? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Cannon Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cannon Beach.
Adding Cannon Beach to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cannon Beach in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Cannon Beach was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Cannon Beach on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Oregon (1949).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Cannon Beach.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cannon Beach. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Clatsop County: www.co.clatsop.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024