Svensen, Oregon

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Svensen, Oregon
Unincorporated community
Fire station
Fire station
Svensen is located in Oregon
Location within the state of Oregon
Coordinates: 46°10′11″N 123°39′36″W / 46.16972°N 123.66000°W / 46.16972; -123.66000Coordinates: 46°10′11″N 123°39′36″W / 46.16972°N 123.66000°W / 46.16972; -123.66000
Country United States
State Oregon
County Clatsop
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 97103
Area code(s) 503 and 971

Svensen is an unincorporated community on the Columbia River in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. According to Oregon Geographic Names, it is named after Peter Svensen, an early settler. There was a post office in Svensen from 1895 to 1944.[1]



  1. ^ Helbock, Richard W. (1998) United States Post Offices, Volume 1 - The West, p. 193, Lake Oswego, Oregon: La Posta Publications

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