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Clay City, Washington

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 The location of Clay City 

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(position within Pierce County, State of Washington)

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Welcome to Clay City ...

Clay City is located in Pierce County.

Clay City is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Clay City lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Clay City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Clay City and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2014<3>
Bonney Lake   [Map]   18,809   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buckley   [Map]   4,520   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Carbonado   [Map]   623   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eatonville   [Map]   2,865   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Orting   [Map]   7,266   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Puyallup   [Map]   39,105   N   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Clay City.

Communities Also Named Clay City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Clay City - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky and Missouri.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clay City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clay City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clay City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clay City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Clay City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clay City ...

Looking for more information about Clay City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Clay City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Clay City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Clay City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Clay City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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About Washington

About Pierce County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clay City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pierce County

The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Clay City:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clay City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Clay City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Clay City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Clay City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clay City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clay City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9257, Longitude: -122.2559     [Map]. The coordinates for Clay City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clay City.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Clay City.


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