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Park Junction, Washington

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(position within Pierce County, State of Washington)

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Welcome to Park Junction ...

Park Junction is located in Pierce County.

A typical abbreviation for Park Junction: Park Jct. (or less commonly used: Park Jctn.)

Park Junction is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Park Junction ...

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

Community   2014<3>
Ashford   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Clay City   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Eatonville   [Map]   2,865   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Glenoma   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kapowsin   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
La Grande   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Park Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Park Junction - they are located in Minnesota and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Park Junction.

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 Park Junction. 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 Park Junction. 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 Park Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Park Junction:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Park Junction ...

Looking for more information about Park Junction? 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 Park Junction? 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 Park Junction, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Park Junction.

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) Park Junction. 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.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Park Junction:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Park Junction - 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 in Park Junction. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Park Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Park Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7607, Longitude: -122.1407     [Map]. The coordinates for Park Junction 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 Park Junction.

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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 Park Junction.


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