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Welcome to Bluelight ...

Bluelight is primarily located in Klickitat County<1>. A portion of Bluelight extends into Yakima County.

Bluelight is 2,700 feet [823 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Bluelight is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Bluelight: (509)

Communities near Bluelight ...

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

  • Grandview [Yakima County]
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    • Grandview [Yakima County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Bluelight
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandview<4>
  • Mabton [Yakima County]
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    • Mabton [Yakima County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Bluelight
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,267 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mabton<4>
  • Bickleton [Klickitat County]
  • Cleveland [Klickitat County]
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    • Cleveland [Klickitat County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Bluelight
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Satus [Yakima County]
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      • Satus [Yakima County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Bluelight
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Satus
    • Byron [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byron
      • Byron [Yakima County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Bluelight
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    • Granger [Yakima County]
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      • Granger [Yakima County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the north of Bluelight
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,882 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granger<4>
    • Outlook [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Outlook
      • Outlook [Yakima County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the north of Bluelight
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    • Roosevelt [Klickitat County]
    • Sunnyside [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
      • Sunnyside [Yakima County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Bluelight
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunnyside<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluelight ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bluelight. 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 Bluelight - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bluelight) 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 Bluelight. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BluelightOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluelight. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0415, Longitude: -120.1775    
<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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