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Welcome to Tygh Valley ...

Tygh Valley is located in Wasco County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Tygh Valley: Tygh Vly. (or less commonly used: Tygh Vally. or Tygh Vlly.)

Tygh Valley is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Tygh Valley: (541) and (458)<3>

The ZIP code for Tygh Valley: 97063<4>

Communities near Tygh Valley ...

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

  • Dufur [Wasco County]
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    • Dufur [Wasco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Tygh Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 634 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dufur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dufur<6>
  • Maupin [Wasco County]
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    • Maupin [Wasco County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Tygh Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 429 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maupin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maupin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maupin<6>
  • Wamic [Wasco County]
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    • Wamic [Wasco County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Tygh Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wamic have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wamic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wamic<6>
  • Pine Hollow [Wasco County]
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    • Pine Hollow [Wasco County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Tygh Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Hollow have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Hollow
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pinehurst [Jackson County]
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      • Pinehurst [Jackson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Tygh Valley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Kingsley [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsley
      • Kingsley [Wasco County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Tygh Valley
    • Friend [Wasco County] - Historic
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      • Friend [Wasco County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Tygh Valley
    • Wapinitia [Wasco County]
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      • Wapinitia [Wasco County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Tygh Valley
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    • Pine Grove [Wasco County]
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      • Pine Grove [Wasco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Tygh Valley
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    • Boyd [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyd
      • Boyd [Wasco County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Tygh Valley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tygh Valley ...

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

Adding Tygh Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tygh Valley. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tygh Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<4>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 community (such as Tygh Valley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tygh Valley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Tygh Valley) 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 Tygh Valley. 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 Tygh ValleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tygh Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2474, Longitude: -121.1727    
<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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