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Welcome to Dunes City ...

The coastal city of Dunes City is located in Lane County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dunes City has a population of 1,407 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Dunes City is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Dunes City: (541) & (458)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dunes City had an population of 1,407 people. This is an increase of 7.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dunes City had a population of 1,303 people. This makes Dunes City the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Dunes City represents 0.03% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 143rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,303 people, the population of Dunes City increased 5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,241 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dunes City.

Communities near Dunes City ...

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

  • Florence [Lane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Lane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Dunes City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,210 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<7>
  • Reedsport [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedsport
    • Reedsport [Douglas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Dunes City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,103 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reedsport<7>
  • Gardiner [Douglas County]
  • Mapleton [Lane County]
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    • Umpqua City [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Umpqua City
      • Umpqua City [Douglas County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Dunes City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Umpqua City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Winchester Bay [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester Bay
      • Winchester Bay [Douglas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Dunes City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester Bay<7>
    • Swisshome [Lane County]
    • Deadwood [Lane County]
    • Scottsburg [Douglas County] - Historic
    • Lakeside [Coos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside
      • Lakeside [Coos County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<6> to the south of Dunes City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,802 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeside<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 Dunes City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dunes City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunes City ...

Looking for more information about Dunes City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Dunes City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dunes City.

Mentions & References for Dunes City

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dunes City. 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 Dunes City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunes City - 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- Dunes City) 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 Dunes City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dunes CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunes City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9085, Longitude: -124.0982       In this case, the coordinates for Dunes City 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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