Overview of Zoning



Clatsop County’s Land Use Planning Division provides zoning information for properties outside of urban growth boundaries and city limits including rural service areas, such as Arch Cape, Jeffers Gardens, Knappa-Svensen and Miles Crossing. Zoning information is available on Web Maps or by contacting the Land Use Planning office at (503) 325-8611 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on setback requirements and permitted uses, call us at (503)325-8611 or use our Zoning Guide. More information is available under Frequently Asked Questions.

Zoning Ordinance

Zoning Ordinance, codified June 21, 2013, in PDF format. Combines zoning, subdivision, land partitioning, use and activity standards, transportation standards into one ordinance.

Clatsop County Standards Document, codified March 29, 2013, in PDF format. The Standards Document includes all use and activities standards that are referred to in the Land and Water Development and Use Ordinance.

Zoning Documents

Zoning Links