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Welcome to Alderwood ...

Alderwood is located in Whatcom County.

The location of Alderwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Alderwood is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Alderwood is within the boundaries of the (360) area code.

Communities Also Named Alderwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Alderwood - they are located in New Brunswick and Ontario.

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

Communities near Alderwood ...

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

  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacortes
    • Anacortes [Skagit County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Alderwood
    • Estimated population for 2018: 17,283 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacortes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacortes
  • Lynden [Whatcom County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynden
    • Lynden [Whatcom County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Alderwood
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,736 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynden
  • Ferndale [Whatcom County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferndale
    • Ferndale [Whatcom County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Alderwood
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferndale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale
  • Aldergrove
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    • Blaine [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blaine
      • Blaine [Whatcom County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Alderwood
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,436 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blaine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blaine
    • Everson [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everson
      • Everson [Whatcom County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Alderwood
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,779 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everson
    • Nooksack [Whatcom County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nooksack have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nooksack
      • Nooksack [Whatcom County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Alderwood
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,576 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nooksack
    • Sumas [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumas
      • Sumas [Whatcom County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Alderwood
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,503 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumas
    • Semiahmoo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Semiahmoo came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Semiahmoo
      • Semiahmoo lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Alderwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Semiahmoo
    • Lummi [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lummi
      • Lummi [Whatcom County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Alderwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lummi

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 Alderwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alderwood.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alderwood. 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 Alderwood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alderwood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alderwood. 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>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alderwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alderwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alderwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7787, Longitude: -122.5225       In this case, the coordinates for Alderwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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