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Welcome to Ayer ...

Ayer is located in Walla Walla County<1>.

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

Ayer is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ayer is located in the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Ayer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ayer - they are located in Colorado, Massachusetts and New York.

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

Communities near Ayer ...

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

  • Washtucna [Adams County]
  • Kahlotus [Franklin County]
  • Starbuck [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starbuck
    • Starbuck [Columbia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Ayer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starbuck
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starbuck<5>
  • Magallon [Walla Walla County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magallon
    • Magallon [Walla Walla County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Ayer
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magallon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grange City [Columbia County] - Historic
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      • Grange City [Columbia County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Ayer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grange City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tompkins [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tompkins
      • Tompkins [Walla Walla County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Ayer
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tompkins
    • Windust [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windust
      • Windust [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ayer
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    • Clyde [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde
      • Clyde [Walla Walla County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Ayer
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    • Hooper [Whitman County]
    • Prescott [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prescott
      • Prescott [Walla Walla County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Ayer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 305 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prescott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prescott

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ayer ...

Looking for more information about Ayer? 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 Ayer, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ayer.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walla Walla County: www.co.walla-walla.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 Walla Walla, 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 Ayer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Ayer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ayer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5963, Longitude: -118.3483       In this case, the coordinates for Ayer 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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