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Nye, Oregon
Unincorporated community
Location within the state of Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Umatilla
Elevation 2,310 ft (700 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 458 and 541
GNIS feature ID 1136587
Coordinates and elevation from Geographic Names Information System

Nye is an unincorporated community in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States. It is about 8 miles (13 km) west of Pilot Rock, at the junction of U.S. Route 395 and Oregon Route 74.

Nye was named for A. W. Nye, an early resident of Umatilla County. Nye post office ran from 1887 through 1917.


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