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Asotin, Washington

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Welcome to Asotin ...

The city of Asotin is located in Asotin County and is the County Seat for Asotin County.

The pronunciation of Asotin: uh-SOH-tin<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Asotin has a population of 1,295 people<2> (see below for details).

Asotin is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Asotin: (509)

The ZIP code for Asotin: 99402<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Asotin had a population of 1,251 people (or 5.79% of the total population of Asotin County). This makes Asotin the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Asotin represents 0.02% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 188th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,251 people, the population of Asotin increased 14.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,095 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Asotin had an population of 1,295 people. This is an increase of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.26% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Asotin.

Communities near Asotin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Asotin and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Culdesac (ID)   [Map]   382   E   18 miles [29 km]
Genesee (ID)   [Map]   968   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lapwai (ID)   [Map]   1,142   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lewiston (ID)   [Map]   32,820   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
North Lapwai (ID)   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Spalding (ID)   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Asotin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asotin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asotin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asotin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Asotin:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asotin ...

Looking for more information about Asotin? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Asotin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Asotin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Asotin County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Asotin. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asotin.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asotin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Asotin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Asotin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Asotin) 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 Asotin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asotin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asotin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3395, Longitude: -117.0457     [Map].

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