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Welcome to Ocean City ...

Ocean City is located on the Pacific coast of the Olympic Peninsula.

Ocean City is located in Grays Harbor County<1>.

Ocean City is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ocean City: (360)

The ZIP code for Ocean City: 98569<3>

Websites for Ocean City ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.graysharbor.org/

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

Communities Also Named Ocean City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ocean City - they are located in Florida, Maryland and New Jersey.

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

Communities near Ocean City ...

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

  • Aberdeen [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Grays Harbor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ocean City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,827 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 southeast of Ocean City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,699 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Ocean City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,724 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Shores<5>
  • Westport [Grays Harbor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport
    • Westport [Grays Harbor County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Ocean City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,119 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westport<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Copalis Crossing [Grays Harbor County]
    • Gray Gables [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gray Gables
      • Gray Gables [Grays Harbor County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ocean City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gray Gables have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gray Gables
    • Pacific Beach [Grays Harbor County]
    • Grays Harbor City [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grays Harbor City
      • Grays Harbor City [Grays Harbor County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Ocean City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grays Harbor City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grays Harbor City
    • Moclips [Grays Harbor County]
    • Axford [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axford
      • Axford [Grays Harbor County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ocean City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Axford

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ocean City ...

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

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 Ocean City. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Ocean City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Ocean City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ocean City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ocean City) 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 Ocean City. 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 Ocean CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ocean City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0711, Longitude: -124.1663    
<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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