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The location of Belfast









Welcome to Belfast ...

Belfast is located in Skagit County.

The location of Belfast has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Belfast is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Belfast is located in the (360) area code.

Communities near Belfast ...

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 Belfast and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Alger   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Anacortes   [Map]   16,953   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bellingham   [Map]   89,045   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Burlington   [Map]   8,783   S   5 miles [8 km]
Edison   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   309   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Belfast ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Belfast - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Georgia, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Maine, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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 Belfast. 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 Belfast. 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 Belfast.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belfast ...

Looking for more information about Belfast? 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.

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

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About Skagit County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Skagit County: www.skagitcounty.net/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belfast - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Belfast) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belfast. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5546, Longitude: -122.3352     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Belfast have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Belfast.

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