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Welcome to Artesian ...

Artesian is located in Yakima County<1>.

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

Artesian is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Artesian lies within the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Artesian ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Artesian - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Artesian ...

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

  • Yakima [Yakima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yakima
    • Yakima [Yakima County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Artesian
    • Estimated population in 2019: 93,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yakima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yakima<5>
  • Toppenish [Yakima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toppenish
    • Toppenish [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Artesian
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,809 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toppenish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toppenish<5>
  • Selah [Yakima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selah
    • Selah [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Artesian
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selah<5>
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Wapato [Yakima County]
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      • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Artesian
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapato
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wapato<5>
    • Granger [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granger
      • Granger [Yakima County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Artesian
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,830 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granger<5>
    • Zillah [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zillah
      • Zillah [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Artesian
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,140 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zillah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zillah<5>
    • Harrah [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrah
      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Artesian
      • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrah<5>
    • Terrace Heights [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terrace Heights
      • Terrace Heights [Yakima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Artesian
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terrace Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terrace Heights
    • Parker [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Artesian
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artesian ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Yakima County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.wa.us/

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 Yakima, 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 Artesian - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Artesian) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artesian. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5521, Longitude: -120.3545       In this case, the coordinates for Artesian 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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