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Welcome to Algona ...

The city of Algona is located on Puget Sound.

Algona is located in King County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Algona has a population of 3,223 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Algona is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Algona lies within the (253) area code.

The ZIP code for Algona: 98001<3>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Algona had an population of 3,223 people. This is an increase of 6.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Algona had a population of 3,014 people. This makes Algona the county's 32nd most populous community.

The population of Algona represents 0.04% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,014 people, the population of Algona increased 22.52% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,460 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Algona.

Communities Also Named Algona ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Algona - they are located in Iowa and New York.

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

Communities near Algona ...

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

  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
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    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Algona
    • Estimated population for 2018: 216,279 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma
  • Kent [King County]
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    • Kent [King County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Algona
    • Estimated population for 2018: 129,618 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent
  • Renton [King County]
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    • Renton [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Algona
    • Estimated population for 2018: 102,153 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton
  • Federal Way [King County]
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    • Federal Way [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Algona
    • Estimated population for 2018: 97,044 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakewood [Pierce County]
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      • Lakewood [Pierce County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 60,538 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood
    • Burien [King County]
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      • Burien [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 51,908 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burien
    • Puyallup [Pierce County]
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      • Puyallup [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 41,886 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puyallup
    • University Place [Pierce County]
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      • University Place [Pierce County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 33,740 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for University Place
    • Des Moines [King County]
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      • Des Moines [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 32,364 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines
    • SeaTac [King County]
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      • SeaTac [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Algona
      • Estimated population for 2018: 29,239 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for SeaTac

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algona ...

Looking for more information about Algona? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Algona, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Algona.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Algona.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Algona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Algona). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Algona or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Algona) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Algona. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Algona

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2791, Longitude: -122.2510    






















 

 

 

 

 


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