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Argyle, Washington

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Welcome to Argyle ...

Argyle is located in San Juan County<1>.

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

Argyle is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Argyle: (360)

Adding Argyle to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Argyle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Argyle elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Argyle on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Argyle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Argyle - they are located in Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ontario, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Argyle ...

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

  • Victoria
  • Oak Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Bay
    • Oak Bay lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Argyle
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Bay<5>
  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
  • Lopez [San Juan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lopez
    • Lopez [San Juan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Argyle
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lopez
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shaw Island [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaw Island
      • Shaw Island [San Juan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Argyle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaw Island
    • Lopez Island [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lopez Island
      • Lopez Island [San Juan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Argyle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lopez Island
    • Orcas [San Juan County]
    • Deer Harbor [San Juan County]
    • Roche Harbor [San Juan County]
    • Decatur Island [San Juan County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argyle ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including San Juan, 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 Argyle - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Argyle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argyle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5145, Longitude: -123.0196       In this case, the coordinates for Argyle 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.
<6>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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