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Welcome to Agate Bay ...

Agate Bay is located in Whatcom County<1>.

The location of Agate Bay has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Agate Bay is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Agate Bay lies within the (360) area code.

Communities near Agate Bay ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Agate Bay.

  • Bellingham [Whatcom County]
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    • Bellingham [Whatcom County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Agate Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 93,955 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellingham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellingham<5>
  • Ferndale [Whatcom County]
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    • Ferndale [Whatcom County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Agate Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,531 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale<5>
  • Lynden [Whatcom County]
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    • Lynden [Whatcom County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Agate Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,408 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynden<5>
  • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County]
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    • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Agate Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,182 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedro-Woolley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sedro-Woolley<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burlington [Skagit County]
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      • Burlington [Skagit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Agate Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<5>
    • Everson [Whatcom County]
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      • Everson [Whatcom County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Agate Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,888 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everson<5>
    • Nooksack [Whatcom County]
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      • Nooksack [Whatcom County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Agate Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nooksack have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nooksack
    • Sumas [Whatcom County]
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      • Sumas [Whatcom County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Agate Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,629 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumas<5>
    • Clipper [Whatcom County]
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      • Clipper [Whatcom County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Agate Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clipper
    • Acme [Whatcom County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agate Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Agate Bay.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agate Bay. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Agate Bay.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agate Bay. See our Newspapers Page for Agate Bay.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agate Bay ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Whatcom County: www.co.whatcom.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Whatcom, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agate Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agate Bay) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agate Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7559, Longitude: -122.3554       In this case, the coordinates for Agate Bay have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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