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Welcome to Atkinson ...

Atkinson is located in King County<1>.

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

Atkinson is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Atkinson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Atkinson - they are located in Alabama, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Utah.

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

Communities near Atkinson ...

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

  • Bellevue [King County]
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    • Bellevue [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 148,164 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<5>
  • Kent [King County]
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    • Kent [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Atkinson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 132,319 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<5>
  • Renton [King County]
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    • Renton [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,751 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<5>
  • Federal Way [King County]
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    • Federal Way [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinson
    • 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>
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    • Auburn [King County]
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      • Auburn [King County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 81,464 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
    • Redmond [King County]
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      • Redmond [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Atkinson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71,929 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<5>
    • Sammamish [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sammamish
      • Sammamish [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Atkinson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 65,892 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<5>
    • Burien [King County]
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      • Burien [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Atkinson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51,500 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burien<5>
    • Issaquah [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Issaquah
      • Issaquah [King County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Atkinson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39,509 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Issaquah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Issaquah<5>
    • Des Moines [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
      • Des Moines [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Atkinson
      • 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 Atkinson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atkinson.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinson ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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 King, 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 Atkinson - 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- Atkinson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4087, Longitude: -122.0168       In this case, the coordinates for Atkinson 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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