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McKinley, Oregon
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Coordinates: 43°11′20″N 124°01′34″W / 43.189°N 124.026°W / 43.189; -124.026Coordinates: 43°11′20″N 124°01′34″W / 43.189°N 124.026°W / 43.189; -124.026
Country United States
State Oregon
County Coos
138 ft (42 m)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 458 and 541
GNIS feature ID 1123991
Coordinates and elevation from Geographic Names Information System

McKinley is an unincorporated community in Coos County, Oregon, United States. McKinley lies along Middle Creek, a tributary of the North Fork Coquille River, northeast of Myrtle Point in the Southern Oregon Coast Range.

Homer Shepherd suggested the name in honor of President William McKinley. Shepherd helped establish the McKinley post office in June 1897 and served as its first postmaster.

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