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Welcome to Westport ...

Westport is located in Clatsop County<1>.

Westport is near sea level<2>.

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

Area codes for Westport: (503) & (971)<3>

Communities Also Named Westport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Westport - they are located in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Westport ...

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

  • Clatskanie [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clatskanie
    • Clatskanie [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Westport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,832 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clatskanie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clatskanie<5>
  • Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cathlamet
    • Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Westport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 541 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cathlamet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cathlamet<5>
  • East Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Cathlamet
    • East Cathlamet [Wahkiakum County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Westport
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Cathlamet have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Cathlamet
  • Clifton [Clatsop County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
    • Clifton [Clatsop County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Westport
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brownsmead [Clatsop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownsmead
      • Brownsmead [Clatsop County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsmead
    • Quincy [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quincy
      • Quincy [Columbia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quincy
    • Skamokawa [Wahkiakum County]
    • Brookfield [Wahkiakum County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookfield
      • Brookfield [Wahkiakum County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Westport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Stella [Cowlitz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stella
      • Stella [Cowlitz County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Westport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stella have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stella
    • Mayger [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayger
      • Mayger [Columbia County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayger

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westport ...

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

Adding Westport to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Oregon

About Clatsop County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Westport) 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 Westport. 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 WestportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1338, Longitude: -123.3744    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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