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Welcome to Fort Canby ...

Fort Canby is located in Pacific County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Fort Canby: Ft. Canby

Fort Canby is near sea level<2>.

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

Fort Canby is located in the (360) area code.

Communities near Fort Canby ...

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

  • Astoria [Clatsop County]
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    • Astoria [Clatsop County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Fort Canby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Astoria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Astoria<4>
  • Warrenton [Clatsop County]
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    • Warrenton [Clatsop County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Fort Canby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,739 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrenton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<4>
  • Gearhart [Clatsop County]
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    • Gearhart [Clatsop County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Fort Canby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,644 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gearhart have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gearhart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gearhart<4>
  • Long Beach [Pacific County]
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    • Long Beach [Pacific County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Fort Canby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hammond [Clatsop County]
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      • Hammond [Clatsop County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Fort Canby
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammond have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<4>
    • Breakers [Pacific County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breakers
      • Breakers [Pacific County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Fort Canby
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    • Chinook [Pacific County]
    • Megler [Pacific County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Megler
      • Megler [Pacific County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Fort Canby
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    • Naselle [Pacific County]
    • Jeffers Garden [Clatsop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffers Garden
      • Jeffers Garden [Clatsop County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Fort Canby
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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 Fort Canby. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Canby.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Canby ...

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

Adding Fort Canby to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Pacific County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pacific County: www.co.pacific.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 Pacific, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort Canby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Canby) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fort Canby. 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 Fort CanbyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Canby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2839, Longitude: -124.0546    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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