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Welcome to Dayville ...

The town of Dayville is located in Grant County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dayville has a population of 144 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Dayville is 2,340 feet [713 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Dayville is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Dayville: (541) and (458)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dayville had an population of 144 people. This is a decrease of 3.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dayville had a population of 149 people. This makes Dayville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 149 people, the population of Dayville increased 7.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 138 people).

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

Communities Also Named Dayville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Dayville - they are located in Connecticut, Indiana and Massachusetts.

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

Communities near Dayville ...

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

  • Kimberly (20 miles [32.2 km] to the north)
  • Mount Vernon (20 miles [32.2 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the east of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<7>
  • Hamilton (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
    • Hamilton lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the northeast of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
  • Fox (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Monument (24 miles [38.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monument
    • Monument lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<6> to the north of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 122 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monument
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monument<7>
  • Long Creek (27 miles [43.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Creek
    • Long Creek lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Creek<7>
  • John Day (28 miles [45.1 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Day
    • John Day lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the east of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Day have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on John Day
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for John Day<7>
  • Richmond (28 miles [45.1 km] to the northwest) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond was located 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Dayville and is located in Wheeler County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Spray (28 miles [45.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spray
    • Spray lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Dayville and is located in Wheeler County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 157 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spray
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spray<7>
  • Canyon City (29 miles [46.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canyon City
    • Canyon City lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<6> to the east of Dayville and is located in Grant County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 659 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canyon City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canyon City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canyon City<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dayville ...

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

Adding Dayville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dayville 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 Dayville was on a map titled Map of Oregon (from Mobile Oil, 1949).

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

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

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 Grant, 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 Dayville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dayville - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dayville) 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 Dayville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DayvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dayville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4670, Longitude: -119.5321       In this case, the coordinates for Dayville 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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