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Welcome to Echo ...

The city of Echo is located in Umatilla County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Echo has a population of 705 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Echo is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Websites for Echo ...

Official Website: www.echo-oregon.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Echo had an population of 705 people. This is an increase of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Echo had a population of 699 people. This makes Echo the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Echo represents 0.02% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 178th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 699 people, the population of Echo increased 7.54% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 650 people).

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

Communities Also Named Echo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Echo - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (4), Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Echo ...

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

  • Hermiston [Umatilla County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hermiston
    • Hermiston [Umatilla County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,791 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermiston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermiston<7>
  • Pendleton [Umatilla County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pendleton
    • Pendleton [Umatilla County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Echo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pendleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pendleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pendleton<7>
  • Umatilla [Umatilla County]
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    • Umatilla [Umatilla County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,360 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Umatilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Umatilla<7>
  • Irrigon [Morrow County]
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    • Irrigon [Morrow County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,799 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irrigon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irrigon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irrigon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hinkle [Umatilla County]
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      • Hinkle [Umatilla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinkle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinkle
    • Cold Springs [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cold Springs
      • Cold Springs [Umatilla County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Echo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cold Springs
    • Ordnance [Umatilla County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ordnance
      • Ordnance [Umatilla County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Echo
    • Power City [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Power City
      • Power City [Umatilla County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Power City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Power City
    • Pine City [Morrow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine City
      • Pine City [Morrow County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Echo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine City
    • Plymouth [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plymouth
      • Plymouth [Benton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Echo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Echo ...

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

Adding Echo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Echo 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 Echo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Echo

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Oregon

About Umatilla County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Echo: www.echo-oregon.com/

The official website for Umatilla County: www.co.umatilla.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 Umatilla, 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 Echo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Echo - 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 from Point A (ie- Echo) 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 Echo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EchoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7431, Longitude: -119.1922       In this case, the coordinates for Echo 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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