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Ostrander, Washington
Unincorporated community
Location in the state of Washington
Country  United States of America
State  Washington
County Cowlitz
Elevation 30 m (98 ft)
Time zone PST (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP code 98626
Area code(s) 360
FIPS code 53-52145
GNIS feature ID 1512540

Ostrander is an unincorporated community in Cowlitz County, Washington, north of the city of Kelso. Ostrander is located north on North Pacific Avenue from exit 42 of Interstate 5. The Ostrander community is part of the Kelso School District, a K-12 school district of nearly 5,000 students.

A post office called Ostrander was established in 1894, and remained in operation until 1939. The community was named after Nathaniel Ostrander, an early settler.

Geography

Ostrander is located at 46°11′33″N 122°53′31″W / 46.1925°N 122.89194°W / 46.1925; -122.89194 (46.1926122, -122.8920562).


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