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Around City of The Dalles ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is The Dalles. It lies immediately south of City of The Dalles. The Dalles has a population of 15,600 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Hood River. It is located about 18 miles [ km] to the northwest of City of The Dalles and has a population of 7,800 people.

For comparison, City of The Dalles has a population of 12,200 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Celilo Village [Wasco County]
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    • Celilo Village [Wasco County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of City of The Dalles
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Celilo Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Celilo Village
  • Chenoweth [Wasco County]
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    • Chenoweth [Wasco County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of City of The Dalles
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chenoweth have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • The Dalles [Wasco County]
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    • The Dalles [Wasco County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of City of The Dalles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,581 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Dalles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Dalles<4>
  • Dufur [Wasco County]
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    • Dufur [Wasco County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of City of The Dalles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 634 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dufur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dufur<4>
  • Fairbanks [Wasco County]
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    • Fairbanks [Wasco County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of City of The Dalles
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  • Lenz [Hood River County]
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    • Lenz [Hood River County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of City of The Dalles
    • Lenz has also been known as:
    • Sherman Spur
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Mosier [Wasco County]
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      • Mosier [Wasco County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of City of The Dalles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mosier<4>
    • Pine Grove [Hood River County]
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      • Pine Grove [Hood River County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of City of The Dalles
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    • Rowena [Wasco County]
    • Appleton [Klickitat County]
    • Bingen [Klickitat County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bingen
      • Bingen [Klickitat County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of City of The Dalles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bingen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bingen<4>
    • Dallesport [Klickitat County]
    • Klickitat [Klickitat County]
    • Lyle [Klickitat County]
    • Wishram [Klickitat County]

For more communities neighboring City of The Dalles, please visit our County-by-County Page for City of The Dalles.

Wasco County ...

City of The Dalles is located in Wasco County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wasco County: Clackamas, Gilliam, Hood River, Jefferson, Marion, Sherman, Wheeler & Klickitat (WA). The Columbia River runs along the northern border of the county.

Curious and Interesting Names Near City of The Dalles ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for City of The Dalles.

Airports Near City of The Dalles ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to City of The Dalles and that information can be found on the Airports Page for City of The Dalles.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for City of The Dalles. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for City of The Dalles.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- City of The Dalles) 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 City of The Dalles. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from City of The DallesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in City of The Dalles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6012, Longitude: -121.1828       In this case, the coordinates for City of The Dalles have been taken from the 2010 Census.
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to City of The Dalles), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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