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Welcome to Ames Lake ...

Ames Lake is located in King County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ames Lake: Ames Lk.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Ames Lake for more information about variations on the name of Ames Lake.

Ames Lake is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Ames Lake: (425)

Communities near Ames Lake ...

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

  • Seattle [King County]
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    • Seattle [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Ames Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 753,675 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seattle<5>
  • Bellevue [King County]
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    • Bellevue [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Ames Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 148,164 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<5>
  • Renton [King County]
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    • Renton [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ames Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,751 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<5>
  • Kirkland [King County]
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    • Kirkland [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ames Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 93,010 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirkland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Redmond [King County]
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      • Redmond [King County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71,929 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<5>
    • Sammamish [King County]
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      • Sammamish [King County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 65,892 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<5>
    • Shoreline [King County]
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      • Shoreline [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,027 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<5>
    • Bothell [King County]
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      • Bothell [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 47,415 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<5>
    • Issaquah [King County]
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      • Issaquah [King County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39,509 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Issaquah<5>
    • Maple Valley [King County]
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      • Maple Valley [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Ames Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Valley<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ames Lake ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ames Lake. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including King, 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 Ames Lake - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ames Lake) 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 Ames Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ames Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ames Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6329, Longitude: -121.9662       In this case, the coordinates for Ames Lake 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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