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Welcome to Creswell ...

The city of Creswell is located in Lane County<1>.

The location of Creswell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Creswell has a population of 5,545 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Creswell is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Creswell: (541) and (458)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Creswell had an population of 5,545 people. This is an increase of 10.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 54.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Creswell had a population of 5,031 people. This makes Creswell the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Creswell represents 0.13% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,031 people, the population of Creswell increased 40.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,579 people).

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

Communities Also Named Creswell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Creswell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Creswell ...

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

  • Eugene [Lane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eugene
    • Eugene [Lane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Creswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 173,236 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eugene
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eugene<7>
  • Springfield [Lane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Lane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Creswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 63,209 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<7>
  • Cottage Grove [Lane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottage Grove
    • Cottage Grove [Lane County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Creswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,518 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cottage Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottage Grove<7>
  • Veneta [Lane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Veneta
    • Veneta [Lane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Creswell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,076 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veneta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Veneta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Veneta<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lowell [Lane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowell
      • Lowell [Lane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Creswell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<7>
    • Coburg [Lane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coburg
      • Coburg [Lane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Creswell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coburg<7>
    • Walker [Lane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walker
      • Walker [Lane County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Creswell
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walker
    • Goshen [Lane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goshen
      • Goshen [Lane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Creswell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Pleasant Hill [Lane County]
    • Saginaw [Lane 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 Creswell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Creswell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creswell ...

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

Adding Creswell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Creswell 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 Creswell was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

We also found Creswell on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Oregon (1949).

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

Visit our Community Index for Oregon

About Lane County

About Oregon

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

The official website for Lane County: www.lanecounty.org/

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 Lane, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Creswell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Creswell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Creswell) 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 Creswell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CreswellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creswell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9189, Longitude: -123.0182       In this case, the coordinates for Creswell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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