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Welcome to Clatskanie ...

The city of Clatskanie is located in Columbia County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Clatskanie has a population of 1,830 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Clatskanie.

Clatskanie is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Clatskanie: (503) & (971)<4>

The ZIP code for Clatskanie: 97016<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clatskanie had an population of 1,830 people. This is an increase of 5.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clatskanie had a population of 1,737 people. This makes Clatskanie the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Clatskanie represents 0.05% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 128th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,737 people, the population of Clatskanie increased 13.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,528 people).

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

Communities near Clatskanie ...

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

  • Longview [Cowlitz County]
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    • Longview [Cowlitz County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Clatskanie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,515 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longview<7>
  • Kelso [Cowlitz County]
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    • Kelso [Cowlitz County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Clatskanie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,438 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kelso<7>
  • Kalama [Cowlitz County]
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    • Kalama [Cowlitz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Clatskanie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,844 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kalama<7>
  • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County]
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    • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Clatskanie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,304 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castle Rock<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vernonia [Columbia County]
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      • Vernonia [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Clatskanie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,295 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernonia<7>
    • Rainier [Columbia County]
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      • Rainier [Columbia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Clatskanie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,021 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainier have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainier<7>
    • Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County]
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      • Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Clatskanie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 541 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cathlamet<7>
    • Prescott [Columbia County]
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      • Prescott [Columbia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Clatskanie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 63 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prescott have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mayger [Columbia County]
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      • Mayger [Columbia County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Clatskanie
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    • Stella [Cowlitz County]
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      • Stella [Cowlitz County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Clatskanie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stella have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Clatskanie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clatskanie.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clatskanie ...

Looking for more information about Clatskanie? 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 Clatskanie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clatskanie.

Adding Clatskanie to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Clatskanie in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Clatskanie was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Clatskanie on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Oregon (1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clatskanie on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.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 Columbia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clatskanie.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clatskanie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Clatskanie). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clatskanie or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Clatskanie) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Clatskanie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ClatskanieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clatskanie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1026, Longitude: -123.2052    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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