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Welcome to Artondale ...

Artondale is located in Pierce County<1>.

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

Artondale is near sea level<3>.

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

Adding Artondale 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 Artondale 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 Artondale 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 Artondale on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Artondale ...

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

  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
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    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Artondale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 217,827 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<5>
  • Kent [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
    • Kent [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Artondale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 132,319 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<5>
  • Federal Way [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Federal Way
    • Federal Way [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Artondale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Way
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way<5>
  • Auburn [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Artondale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakewood [Pierce County]
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      • Lakewood [Pierce County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 61,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<5>
    • Burien [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burien
      • Burien [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51,500 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burien
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burien<5>
    • Puyallup [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puyallup
      • Puyallup [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 42,361 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puyallup
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puyallup<5>
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremerton
      • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,405 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<5>
    • University Place [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Place
      • University Place [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,001 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Place
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for University Place<5>
    • Des Moines [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
      • Des Moines [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Artondale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,348 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<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 Artondale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artondale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artondale ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.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 Pierce, 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 Artondale - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Artondale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Artondale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Artondale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2995, Longitude: -122.6207       In this case, the coordinates for Artondale 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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