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Welcome to Frenchglen ...

Frenchglen is located in Harney County.

Frenchglen is 4,200 feet [1,280 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Frenchglen is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Frenchglen: (541) & (458)<2>

The ZIP code for Frenchglen: 97736<3>

Communities near Frenchglen ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Frenchglen and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Andrews   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Blitzen - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Crane   [Map]   ---   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Diamond   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fields   [Map]   ---   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hines   [Map]   1,537   N   50 miles [80.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Frenchglen.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Frenchglen. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Frenchglen. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Frenchglen.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Frenchglen:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frenchglen ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harney County: www.co.harney.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Frenchglen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).

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<3>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 Frenchglen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Frenchglen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Frenchglen) 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 Frenchglen. 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 Frenchglen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Frenchglen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8277, Longitude: -118.9150     [Map].

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Frenchglen.

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