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Welcome to Oroville ...
The pronunciation of Oroville: OR-vil<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Oroville has a population of 1,687 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Oroville.
Oroville is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Oroville lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Oroville: (509)
The ZIP code for Oroville: 98844<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oroville had an population of 1,687 people (or an increase of 2.06% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Oroville had a population of 1,686 people. This makes Oroville the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Oroville represents 0.03% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 171st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,686 people, the population of Oroville increased 2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,653 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Oroville.
Communities Also Named Oroville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Oroville - they are located in Arizona, California and Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oroville.
Communities near Oroville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oroville.
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 Oroville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oroville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oroville. 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 Oroville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oroville. See our Newspapers Page for Oroville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oroville ...
Looking for more information about Oroville? 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 Oroville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Oroville.
Adding Oroville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Oroville 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 Oroville was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).
We also found Oroville on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Washington (1949).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Oroville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Okanogan County: www.okanogancounty.org/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022