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Welcome to Armstrong ...

Armstrong is located in Whitman County<1>.

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

Armstrong is 2,280 feet [695 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Armstrong is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Armstrong: (509)

Communities Also Named Armstrong ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Armstrong - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Texas (3), Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Armstrong ...

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

  • Moscow [Latah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow [Latah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow
  • Colfax [Whitman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colfax
    • Colfax [Whitman County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,911 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colfax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colfax
  • Palouse [Whitman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palouse
    • Palouse [Whitman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palouse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palouse
  • Potlatch [Latah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potlatch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potlatch
    • Potlatch [Latah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 817 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potlatch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potlatch
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garfield [Whitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield
      • Garfield [Whitman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Armstrong
      • Estimated population for 2018: 618 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garfield
    • Colton [Whitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colton
      • Colton [Whitman County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong
      • Estimated population for 2018: 467 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colton
    • Uniontown [Whitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uniontown
      • Uniontown [Whitman County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong
      • Estimated population for 2018: 345 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown
    • Onaway [Latah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onaway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onaway
      • Onaway [Latah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
      • Estimated population for 2018: 190 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onaway
    • Chambers [Whitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chambers
      • Chambers [Whitman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chambers
    • Viola [Latah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viola
      • Viola [Latah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armstrong ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Whitman County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Whitman County: www.whitmancounty.org/

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 Whitman, 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 Armstrong - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Armstrong) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armstrong. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7602, Longitude: -117.2255       In this case, the coordinates for Armstrong have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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