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Welcome to Bainbridge Island (aka 'Winslow') ...

The coastal city of Bainbridge Island is located in Kitsap County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Bainbridge Island: Bainbridge Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bainbridge Island has a population of 25,348 people<2> (see below for details).

Bainbridge Island was established in 1841.

The city of Bainbridge Island has also been called Winslow.

The community of Bainbridge Island is near sea level<3>.

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

Websites for Bainbridge Island ...

Official Website: www.ci.bainbridge-isl.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bainbridge Island had an population of 25,348 people. This is an increase of 10.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.82% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bainbridge Island had a population of 23,025 people (or 9.17% of the total population of Kitsap County). This makes Bainbridge Island the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Bainbridge Island represents 0.34% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 41st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 23,025 people, the population of Bainbridge Island increased 13.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 20,308 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bainbridge Island.

Communities near Bainbridge Island ...

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

  • Seattle [King County]
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    • Seattle [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Bainbridge Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 769,714 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seattle<5>
  • Bellevue [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellevue
    • Bellevue [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Bainbridge Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 148,073 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<5>
  • Renton [King County]
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    • Renton [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bainbridge Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 101,494 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<5>
  • Kirkland [King County]
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    • Kirkland [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Bainbridge Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,431 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirkland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Redmond [King County]
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      • Redmond [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<5>
    • Shoreline [King County]
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      • Shoreline [King County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,197 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<5>
    • Burien [King County]
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      • Burien [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,268 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burien<5>
    • Bothell [King County]
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      • Bothell [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,524 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<5>
    • Edmonds [Snohomish County]
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      • Edmonds [Snohomish County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<5>
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremerton
      • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bainbridge Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<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 Bainbridge Island. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bainbridge Island.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bainbridge Island. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bainbridge Island.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bainbridge Island ...

Looking for more information about Bainbridge Island? 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 Bainbridge Island, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bainbridge Island.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Kitsap County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bainbridge Island: www.ci.bainbridge-isl.wa.us/

The official website for Kitsap County: www.kitsapgov.com/

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 Kitsap, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bainbridge Island.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bainbridge Island - 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- Bainbridge Island) 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 Bainbridge Island. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bainbridge IslandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bainbridge Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6286, Longitude: -122.5227    
<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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