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Lincoln County,

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97365

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Newport is approximately 8,885 (1993), 9989 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,105 (1990), 4354 (2010).

The amount of land area in Newport is 20.558 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.111 sq kilometers.
The distance from Newport to Washington DC is 2611 miles. The distance to the Oregon state capital is 58 miles. (as the crow flies)
Newport is positioned 44.61 degrees north of the equator and 124.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Newport location: on the western coast of Oregon about 92 miles from Eugene. Here is a map page for Newport.

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Newport average annual rainfall is 68 inches per year
Newport average temperature is 50 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 43 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 59 degrees F.

History & History Related Items

Newport history:

Here is a history page for Newport.

Newport is named for Newport, Rhode Island, but it is not certain who is responsible for the name. Samuel Case, the first postmaster when the post office was opened 2 July 1868, was from the Newport, Rhode Island area. He opened the Ocean House resort named after a famous hotel in his hometown. Newport became the county seat for Lincoln County in 1952.
The founding of Newport: 2 July 1868
The incorporation date of Newport: 1882

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Attractions

Newport attractions:

Find out more about Newport, Oregon

Oregon Coast Aquarium
Phone: (541) 867-3474

Newport Seafood and Wine Festival
held each year in February.

A guide to the Central Oregon Coast.

The Newport Marathon
held each year in June.

Hatfield Marine Science Center
Oregon State University
2030 S Marine Science Drive
Newport, Oregon 97365
Ph: (541) 867-0100
Fax: (541) 867-0138
Tdd: (541) 867-0339

Oregon Coast History Center
545 S.W. 9th Street
Newport, Oregon 97365
Telephone: (541) 265-7509

Yaquina Lights, Inc.
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
PO Box 410
Newport OR 97365
Phone: 541-574-3116

Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

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