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Beaver, Washington

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Welcome to Beaver ...

Beaver is located on the Olympic Peninsula.

Beaver is located in Clallam County<1>.

Beaver is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Beaver is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Beaver: 98305<3>

Communities Also Named Beaver ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Beaver - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Beaver ...

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

  • Forks [Clallam County]
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    • Forks [Clallam County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Beaver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,914 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forks<5>
  • Clallam Bay [Clallam County]
  • Sekiu [Clallam County]
  • Ozette [Clallam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ozette
    • Ozette [Clallam County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Beaver
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozette
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Push [Clallam County]
    • Oil City [Jefferson County]
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      • Oil City [Jefferson County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the south of Beaver
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oil City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oil City
    • Neah Bay [Clallam County]
    • Waatch [Clallam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waatch
      • Waatch [Clallam County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Beaver
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waatch
    • Joyce [Clallam County]
    • Port Crescent [Clallam County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Crescent
      • Port Crescent [Clallam County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the east of Beaver

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beaver ...

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

Adding Beaver to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Beaver in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Beaver was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Beaver on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Clallam, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beaver - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Beaver). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Beaver or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Beaver) 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 Beaver. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BeaverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beaver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0595, Longitude: -124.3452    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






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