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Welcome to Ahtanum ...
The pronunciation of Ahtanum: uh-TEN-uhm<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Ahtanum, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Ahtanum is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ahtanum lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ahtanum lies within the (509) area code.
Communities near Ahtanum ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ahtanum.
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 Ahtanum. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ahtanum.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ahtanum. 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 Ahtanum.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ahtanum. See our Newspapers Page for Ahtanum.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ahtanum ...
Looking for more information about Ahtanum? 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 Ahtanum, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ahtanum.
Adding Ahtanum to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ahtanum in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Ahtanum was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Ahtanum.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ahtanum. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 28 Nov 2023