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Welcome to Seaside ...

The coastal city of Seaside is located in Clatsop County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Seaside has a population of 6,892 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Seaside.

Seaside is near sea level<3>.

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

Area codes for Seaside: (503) & (971)<4>

Websites for Seaside ...

Official Website: www.cityofseaside.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Seaside had an population of 6,892 people. This is an increase of 6.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Seaside had a population of 6,457 people (or 17.43% of the total population of Clatsop County). This makes Seaside the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Seaside represents 0.17% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 68th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,457 people, the population of Seaside increased 9.44% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,900 people).

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

Communities Also Named Seaside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Seaside - they are located in Alaska, California, Connecticut, Florida (3), New York (2), North Carolina and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Seaside ...

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

  • Astoria [Clatsop County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Astoria
    • Astoria [Clatsop County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Seaside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Astoria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Astoria<6>
  • Warrenton [Clatsop County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrenton
    • Warrenton [Clatsop County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Seaside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,739 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrenton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<6>
  • Cannon Beach [Clatsop County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cannon Beach
    • Cannon Beach [Clatsop County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Seaside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,779 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cannon Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cannon Beach<6>
  • Manzanita [Tillamook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manzanita
    • Manzanita [Tillamook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Seaside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 670 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manzanita have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manzanita
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manzanita<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hammond [Clatsop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammond
      • Hammond [Clatsop County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Seaside
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammond have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<6>
    • Nehalem [Tillamook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nehalem
      • Nehalem [Tillamook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Seaside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 303 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nehalem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nehalem<6>
    • Tolovana Park [Clatsop County]
    • Jeffers Garden [Clatsop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffers Garden
      • Jeffers Garden [Clatsop County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Seaside
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffers Garden
    • Arch Cape [Clatsop County]
    • Tongue Point Village [Clatsop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tongue Point Village
      • Tongue Point Village [Clatsop County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Seaside
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tongue Point Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tongue Point Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seaside ...

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

Adding Seaside to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Seaside on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Oregon (1925).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clatsop County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Seaside: www.cityofseaside.us/

The official website for Clatsop County: www.co.clatsop.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 Clatsop, 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 Seaside.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seaside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Seaside) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Seaside. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SeasideOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seaside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9945, Longitude: -123.9229    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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