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Welcome to Boistfort ...

Boistfort is located in Lewis County<1>.

The location of Boistfort has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Boistfort is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boistfort is within the boundaries of the (360) area code.

Communities near Boistfort ...

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

  • Centralia [Lewis County]
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    • Centralia [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Boistfort
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,995 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centralia<5>
  • Chehalis [Lewis County]
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    • Chehalis [Lewis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Boistfort
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,825 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chehalis<5>
  • Napavine [Lewis County]
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    • Napavine [Lewis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Boistfort
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,042 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napavine<5>
  • Winlock [Lewis County]
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    • Winlock [Lewis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Boistfort
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winlock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Toledo [Lewis County]
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      • Toledo [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Boistfort
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 785 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<5>
    • Pe Ell [Lewis County]
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      • Pe Ell [Lewis County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Boistfort
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 683 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pe Ell<5>
    • Vader [Lewis County]
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      • Vader [Lewis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Boistfort
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vader<5>
    • Adna [Lewis County]
    • Fayette [Lewis County]
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      • Fayette [Lewis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Boistfort
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Claquato [Lewis County]
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      • Claquato [Lewis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Boistfort
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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 Boistfort. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Boistfort.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boistfort ...

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

Adding Boistfort to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Boistfort 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 Boistfort was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Lewis County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis County: www.co.lewis.wa.us/

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 Lewis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boistfort - 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- Boistfort) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boistfort. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5351, Longitude: -123.1337       In this case, the coordinates for Boistfort have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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