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Welcome to Juniper ...

Juniper is located in Umatilla County<1>.

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

Juniper is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Juniper: (541) and (458)<4>

Communities Also Named Juniper ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Juniper - they are located in Arizona, California (2), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Michigan, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Juniper ...

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

  • Kennewick [Benton County]
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    • Kennewick [Benton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Juniper
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennewick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennewick<6>
  • Pasco [Franklin County]
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    • Pasco [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Juniper
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,095 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasco<6>
  • Hermiston [Umatilla County]
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    • Hermiston [Umatilla County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Juniper
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,791 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermiston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermiston<6>
  • Umatilla [Umatilla County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Umatilla
    • Umatilla [Umatilla County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Juniper
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,360 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Umatilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Umatilla<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stanfield [Umatilla County]
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      • Stanfield [Umatilla County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Juniper
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,107 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanfield<6>
    • Echo [Umatilla County]
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      • Echo [Umatilla County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Juniper
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 705 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Echo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Echo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Echo<6>
    • Helix [Umatilla County]
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      • Helix [Umatilla County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Juniper
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helix have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helix
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helix<6>
    • Wallula Junction [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallula Junction
      • Wallula Junction [Walla Walla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Juniper
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    • Wallula [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallula
      • Wallula [Walla Walla County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Juniper
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallula have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallula
    • Cold Springs [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cold Springs
      • Cold Springs [Umatilla County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Juniper
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cold Springs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Juniper ...

Looking for more information about Juniper? 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 Juniper, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Juniper.

Adding Juniper to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for Juniper

Communities in Oregon

About Umatilla County

About Oregon

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

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Juniper - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Juniper) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Juniper. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9726, Longitude: -119.0039       In this case, the coordinates for Juniper have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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