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Welcome to Ahtanum ...

Ahtanum is located in Yakima County.

The pronunciation of Ahtanum: uh-TEN-uhm<1>

Ahtanum is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ahtanum: (509)

Communities near Ahtanum ...

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

  • Yakima [Yakima County]
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    • Yakima [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Ahtanum
    • Estimated population for 2018: 93,884 people
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  • Toppenish [Yakima County]
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    • Toppenish [Yakima County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Ahtanum
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,894 people
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  • Selah [Yakima County]
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    • Selah [Yakima County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Ahtanum
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,024 people
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  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Ahtanum
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,160 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wapato [Yakima County]
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      • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Ahtanum
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,048 people
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    • Moxee [Yakima County]
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      • Moxee [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Ahtanum
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,073 people
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    • Tieton [Yakima County]
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      • Tieton [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Ahtanum
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,302 people
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    • Naches [Yakima County]
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      • Naches [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Ahtanum
      • Estimated population for 2018: 831 people
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    • Harrah [Yakima County]
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      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Ahtanum
      • Estimated population for 2018: 642 people
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    • Gromore [Yakima County]
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      • Gromore [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Ahtanum
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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.

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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/

Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Ahtanum. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ahtanum - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ahtanum) 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 Ahtanum. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ahtanum

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ahtanum. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5583, Longitude: -120.6236    






















 

 

 

 

 


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