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Welcome to Vernonia ...
The city of Vernonia is located in Columbia County<1>.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Vernonia has a population of 2,292 people<2> (see below for details).
Vernonia is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Vernonia lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Vernonia: (503) & (971)<4>
The ZIP code for Vernonia: 97064<5>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Vernonia.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Vernonia had an population of 2,292 people. This is an increase of 6.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Vernonia had a population of 2,151 people. This makes Vernonia the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Vernonia represents 0.06% of the total population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 108th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,151 people, the population of Vernonia decreased 3.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,228 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Vernonia.
Communities near Vernonia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vernonia.
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 Vernonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vernonia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vernonia. 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 Vernonia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vernonia. See our Newspapers Page for Vernonia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vernonia ...
Looking for more information about Vernonia? 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 Vernonia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vernonia.
Adding Vernonia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Vernonia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Vernonia was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Vernonia on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Oregon (1925).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Vernonia.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vernonia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 30 May 2023