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Welcome to Bonney Lake ...

The city of Bonney Lake is located on Puget Sound.

Bonney Lake is located in Pierce County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Bonney Lake: Bonney Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bonney Lake has a population of 21,176 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bonney Lake.

The community of Bonney Lake is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bonney Lake: (253)

The ZIP code for Bonney Lake: 98391<4>

Websites for Bonney Lake ...

Official Website: www.citybonneylake.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bonney Lake had an population of 21,176 people. This is an increase of 21.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 118.6% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bonney Lake had a population of 17,374 people. This makes Bonney Lake the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Bonney Lake represents 0.26% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 57th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,374 people, the population of Bonney Lake increased 79.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,687 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bonney Lake.

Communities near Bonney Lake ...

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

  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
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    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Bonney Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<6>
  • Kent [King County]
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    • Kent [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Bonney Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 130,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<6>
  • Federal Way [King County]
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    • Federal Way [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Bonney Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Way
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way<6>
  • Auburn [King County]
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    • Auburn [King County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Bonney Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,024 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakewood [Pierce County]
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      • Lakewood [Pierce County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,976 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
    • University Place [Pierce County]
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      • University Place [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Place
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for University Place<6>
    • Des Moines [King County]
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      • Des Moines [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<6>
    • SeaTac [King County]
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      • SeaTac [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,904 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on SeaTac
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for SeaTac<6>
    • Maple Valley [King County]
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      • Maple Valley [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,544 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Valley<6>
    • Covington [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
      • Covington [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Bonney Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,581 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bonney Lake ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Pierce County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bonney Lake: www.citybonneylake.org/

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.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 Pierce, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bonney Lake.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bonney Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 city (such as Bonney Lake). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bonney Lake or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Bonney Lake) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bonney Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bonney LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bonney Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1781, Longitude: -122.1842    
<6>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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