Fossil is a city in and the county seat of , , United States. The name was chosen by the first postmaster, Thomas B. Hoover, who had found some fossil remains on his ranch. The population was 473 at the 2010 census.
44.998° or 44° 59' 52.9" north
-120.215° or 120° 12' 54.1" west
Open Location Code
2,661 feet (811 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 150965438
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Fossil, Oregon
  • Arabic: فوسيل
  • Basque: Fossil (Oregon)
  • Basque: Fossil
  • Bulgarian: Фосъл
  • Catalan: Fossil
  • Cebuano: Fossil
  • Chechen: Фоссил (Орегон)
  • Chechen: Фоссил
  • Chinese: Fossil
  • Dutch: Fossil
  • English: Fossil, Oregon
  • Finnish: Fossil (Oregon)
  • French: Fossil
  • German: Fossil
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Fossil, Oregon
  • Hungarian: Fossil
  • Ido: Fossil, Oregon
  • Italian: Fossil
  • Japanese: フォッシル (オレゴン州)
  • Japanese: フォッシル
  • Kazakh: Фоссил
  • Kirghiz: Фоссил
  • Malagasy: Fossil, Oregon
  • Min Nan Chinese: Fossil
  • Persian: فسیل، اورگن
  • Polish: Fossil
  • Portuguese: Fossil
  • Russian: Фоссил
  • Serbian: Fossil, Oregon
  • Serbian: Фосил
  • Serbo-Croatian: Fossil, Oregon
  • South Azerbaijani: فوزسیل، اورقن
  • Spanish: Fossil
  • Spanish: Fossil, Oregón
  • Swedish: Fossil, Oregon
  • Tatar: Фоссил (Орегон)
  • Tatar: Фоссил
  • Ukrainian: Фоссіл
  • Uzbek: Fossil
  • Vietnamese: Fossil, Oregon
  • Volapük: Fossil
  • Waray (Philippines): Fossil, Oregon
  • Welsh: Fossil, Oregon

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