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Crane, Oregon

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Welcome to Crane ...

Crane is located in Harney County<1>.

Crane is 4,130 feet [1,259 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Crane is about ¾ mile [or 1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Crane and travel east, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Area codes for Crane: (541) and (458)<3>

The ZIP code for Crane: 97732<4>

Communities Also Named Crane ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Crane - they are located in Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Crane ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Crane.

  • Lawen [Harney County]
  • Princeton [Harney County] - Historic
  • Riverside [Malheur County]
  • Burns [Harney County]
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    • Burns [Harney County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<5> to the northwest of Crane
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burns have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burns
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burns<6>
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Hines [Harney County]
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      • Hines [Harney County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<5> to the west of Crane
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hines have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,545 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hines<6>
    • Indian Village [Harney County]
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      • Indian Village [Harney County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Crane
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Village
    • Diamond [Harney County]
    • Drewsey [Harney County]
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      • Drewsey [Harney County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the north of Crane
      • Former names for Drewsey: Drusy and Gouge Eye
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drewsey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drewsey<6>
    • Juntura [Malheur County]

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 Crane. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crane.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crane ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Oregon

About Harney County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harney County:

The official website for State of Oregon:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Harney, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crane - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<4>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 community (such as Crane). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crane or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crane) 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 Crane. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crane

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crane. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4162, Longitude: -118.5787    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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