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Welcome to Stevenson ...

The city of Stevenson is located on the Oregon border (on the Columbia River).

Stevenson is located in Skamania County<1> and is the County Seat for Skamania County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stevenson has a population of 1,606 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Stevenson is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Stevenson is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Stevenson: 98648<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stevenson had an population of 1,606 people. This is an increase of 9.62% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stevenson had a population of 1,465 people (or 13.24% of the total population of Skamania County). This makes Stevenson the county's most populous community.

The population of Stevenson represents 0.02% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 179th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,465 people, the population of Stevenson increased 22.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,200 people).

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

Communities Also Named Stevenson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Stevenson - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Stevenson ...

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

  • Hood River [Hood River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hood River
    • Hood River [Hood River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Stevenson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hood River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hood River<6>
  • White Salmon [Klickitat County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Salmon
    • White Salmon [Klickitat County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Stevenson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,723 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Salmon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Salmon<6>
  • North Bonneville [Skamania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Bonneville
    • North Bonneville [Skamania County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,005 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Bonneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Bonneville<6>
  • Carson [Skamania County]
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    • Moffetts Hot Springs [Skamania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moffetts Hot Springs
      • Moffetts Hot Springs [Skamania County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moffetts Hot Springs
    • Stabler [Skamania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stabler
      • Stabler [Skamania County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stabler
    • Warrendale [Multnomah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrendale
      • Warrendale [Multnomah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrendale
    • Dodson [Multnomah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodson
      • Dodson [Multnomah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodson
    • Skamania [Skamania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skamania
      • Skamania [Skamania County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skamania
    • Cruzatt [Skamania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cruzatt
      • Cruzatt [Skamania County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Stevenson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruzatt

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stevenson ...

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

Adding Stevenson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stevenson 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 Stevenson was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

We also found Stevenson on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Washington (1949).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Washington

About Skamania County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Skamania County: www.skamaniacounty.org/

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 Skamania, 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 Stevenson.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stevenson - 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 Stevenson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stevenson 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stevenson) 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 Stevenson. 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 StevensonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stevenson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6945, Longitude: -121.8848    
<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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