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Welcome to Bickleton ...

Bickleton is located in Klickitat County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Bickleton, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.

Bickleton is 3,010 feet [917 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Bickleton is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Bickleton is within the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Bickleton: 99322<3>

Communities near Bickleton ...

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

  • Bluelight
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluelight
    • Bluelight is located in Klickitat County
  • Roosevelt
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
  • Arlington
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the south)
  • Mabton
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
  • Satus
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satus have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Satus
    • Satus is located in Yakima County
  • Byron
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byron
    • Byron is located in Yakima County
  • Granger
    (24 miles [38.6 km] to the north)
  • Grandview
    (25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast)
  • Outlook
    (25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Outlook
    • Outlook is located in Yakima County
  • Sunnyside
    (26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bickleton ...

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

Adding Bickleton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Bickleton was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bickleton on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Bickleton.

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

The official website for Klickitat County: www.klickitatcounty.org/

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 Klickitat, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bickleton - 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 Bickleton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bickleton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.









 

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