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Klamath Falls, Oregon
Welcome to Klamath Falls ...
The location of Klamath Falls has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Klamath Falls: CLAM-ath<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Klamath Falls has a population of 21,359 people<3> (see below for details).
Klamath Falls was established in 1867.
The community of Klamath Falls is 4,090 feet [1,247 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Klamath Falls is about ¾ mile [or 1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Klamath Falls lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Klamath Falls: (541) and (458)<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Klamath Falls had a population of 20,840 people (which is 31.39% of the total population of Klamath County). This makes Klamath Falls the county's most populous community.
The population of Klamath Falls represents 0.54% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 25th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 20,840 people, the population of Klamath Falls increased 7.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 19,462 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Klamath Falls had an population of 21,359 people. This is an increase of 2.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.75% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Klamath Falls.
Communities near Klamath Falls ...
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Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Klamath Falls and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Klamath Falls.
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Websites for Klamath Falls ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Klamath Falls ...
Looking for more information about Klamath Falls? 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 Klamath Falls, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Klamath Falls.
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The official website for Klamath Falls: www.ci.klamath-falls.or.us/
The official website for Klamath County: www.co.klamath.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019