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Welcome to Mosier ...

The city of Mosier is located in Wasco County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mosier has a population of 461 people<2> (see below for details).

Mosier was established in 1854.

The community of Mosier is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Mosier: 97040<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mosier had an population of 461 people. This is an increase of 6.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mosier had a population of 433 people. This makes Mosier the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Mosier represents 0.01% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 433 people, the population of Mosier increased 5.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 410 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mosier ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mosier - they are located in Nevada and Ohio.

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

Communities near Mosier ...

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

  • The Dalles [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Dalles
    • The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Mosier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,581 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Dalles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Dalles<7>
  • City of The Dalles [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for City of The Dalles
    • City of The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Mosier
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for City of The Dalles came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on City of The Dalles
  • Hood River [Hood River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hood River
    • Hood River [Hood River County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Mosier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hood River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hood River<7>
  • White Salmon [Klickitat County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Salmon
    • White Salmon [Klickitat County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Mosier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,723 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Salmon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Salmon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ortley [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ortley
      • Ortley [Wasco County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Mosier
    • Pine Grove [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove
      • Pine Grove [Hood River County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Mosier
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove
    • Lyle [Klickitat County]
    • Rowena [Wasco County]
    • Lenz [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenz
      • Lenz [Hood River County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Mosier
      • Lenz has also been known as:
      • Sherman Spur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenz
    • Odell [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odell
      • Odell [Hood River County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Mosier
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Odell have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odell<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mosier ...

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

Adding Mosier to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Mosier

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

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About Wasco County

About Oregon

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

The official website for Wasco County: www.co.wasco.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 Wasco, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mosier.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mosier - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<5>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 city (such as Mosier). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mosier or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mosier) 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 Mosier. 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 MosierOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mosier. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6834, Longitude: -121.3990    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<9>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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