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Welcome to Oakville ...

The city of Oakville is located in Grays Harbor County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oakville has a population of 694 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Oakville.

Oakville is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Oakville lies within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Oakville: 98568<4>

Websites for Oakville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.graysharbor.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oakville had an population of 694 people. This is an increase of 1.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oakville had a population of 684 people. This makes Oakville the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Oakville represents 0.01% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 218th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 684 people, the population of Oakville increased 1.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 675 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Oakville.

Communities Also Named Oakville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Oakville - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Michigan, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Oakville ...

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

  • Tumwater [Thurston County]
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    • Tumwater [Thurston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Oakville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,272 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tumwater<6>
  • Centralia [Lewis County]
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    • Centralia [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,995 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centralia<6>
  • Chehalis [Lewis County]
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    • Chehalis [Lewis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,825 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chehalis<6>
  • Montesano [Grays Harbor County]
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    • Montesano [Grays Harbor County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Oakville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,074 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montesano<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elma [Grays Harbor County]
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      • Elma [Grays Harbor County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Oakville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,378 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elma<6>
    • Tenino [Thurston County]
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      • Tenino [Thurston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Oakville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,867 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tenino<6>
    • McCleary [Grays Harbor County]
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      • McCleary [Grays Harbor County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Oakville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,830 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCleary<6>
    • Pe Ell [Lewis County]
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      • Pe Ell [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Oakville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 683 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pe Ell<6>
    • Bucoda [Thurston County]
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      • Bucoda [Thurston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Oakville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 591 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucoda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bucoda<6>
    • Independence [Thurston County]
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      • Independence [Thurston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakville
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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 Oakville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oakville. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Oakville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakville ...

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

Adding Oakville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Oakville on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Grays Harbor County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oakville. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oakville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oakville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Oakville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Oakville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Oakville) 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 Oakville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OakvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8391, Longitude: -123.2341    
<6>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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