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Welcome to Parkdale ...

Parkdale is located in Hood River County<1>.

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

Parkdale is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Websites for Parkdale ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.hoodriver.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Parkdale, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Parkdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Parkdale - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Texas (3) and Utah.

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

Communities near Parkdale ...

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

  • Hood River [Hood River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hood River
    • Hood River [Hood River County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Parkdale
    • 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<6>
  • White Salmon [Klickitat County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Salmon
    • White Salmon [Klickitat County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Parkdale
    • 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<6>
  • Stevenson [Skamania County]
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    • Stevenson [Skamania County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Parkdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stevenson<6>
  • Cascade Locks [Hood River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cascade Locks
    • Cascade Locks [Hood River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Parkdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cascade Locks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cascade Locks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cascade Locks<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Bonneville [Skamania County]
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      • North Bonneville [Skamania County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Parkdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,005 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Bonneville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Bonneville<6>
    • Bingen [Klickitat County]
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      • Bingen [Klickitat County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bingen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bingen<6>
    • Mosier [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosier
      • Mosier [Wasco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mosier<6>
    • Odell [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odell
      • Odell [Hood River County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Parkdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Odell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odell<6>
    • Lenz [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenz
      • Lenz [Hood River County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkdale
      • Lenz has also been known as:
      • Sherman Spur
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    • Pine Grove [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove
      • Pine Grove [Hood River County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parkdale ...

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

Adding Parkdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Parkdale 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 Parkdale was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

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

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About Hood River County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hood River County: www.co.hood-river.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 Hood River, 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 Parkdale - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Parkdale) 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 Parkdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ParkdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5198, Longitude: -121.5967       In this case, the coordinates for Parkdale 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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