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Welcome to Moro ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Moro has a population of 330 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Moro, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated February 17, 1899.
Moro is 1,850 feet [564 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Moro lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Moro: (541) and (458)<4>
The ZIP code for Moro: 97039<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Moro had an population of 330 people. This is an increase of 1.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.08% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Moro had a population of 324 people (or 18.36% of the total population of Sherman County). This makes Moro the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 324 people, the population of Moro decreased 3.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 337 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Moro.
Communities Also Named Moro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Moro - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Louisiana and Maine.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Moro.
Communities near Moro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Moro.
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 Moro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Moro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Moro. 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 Moro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Moro. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Moro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moro ...
Looking for more information about Moro? 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 Moro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Moro.
Adding Moro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Moro 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 Moro was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Moro
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Moro on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Sherman County: www.sherman-county.com/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022