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Welcome to Axford ...

Axford is located in Grays Harbor County<1>.

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

Axford is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Axford lies within the (360) area code.

Websites for Axford ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.graysharbor.org/

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

Adding Axford to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Axford in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Axford elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Axford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Axford - it's located in Oregon.

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

Communities near Axford ...

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

  • Aberdeen [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Grays Harbor County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,756 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<5>
  • Hoquiam [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoquiam
    • Hoquiam [Grays Harbor County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoquiam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoquiam<5>
  • Ocean Shores [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocean Shores
    • Ocean Shores [Grays Harbor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Shores<5>
  • Cosmopolis [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cosmopolis
    • Cosmopolis [Grays Harbor County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Axford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,662 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cosmopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cosmopolis<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Copalis Crossing [Grays Harbor County]
    • Aberdeen Gardens [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen Gardens
      • Aberdeen Gardens [Grays Harbor County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Axford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen Gardens
    • Copalis Beach [Grays Harbor County]
    • Gray Gables [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gray Gables
      • Gray Gables [Grays Harbor County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Axford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gray Gables have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gray Gables
    • Moclips [Grays Harbor County]
    • Pacific Beach [Grays Harbor County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axford ...

Looking for more information about Axford? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Axford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Axford.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Grays Harbor County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grays Harbor County: www.co.grays-harbor.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Grays Harbor, 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 Axford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Axford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1943, Longitude: -123.9463       In this case, the coordinates for Axford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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