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Welcome to Carnation ...

The city of Carnation is located on Puget Sound.

Carnation is located in King County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Carnation has a population of 2,277 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Carnation is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Carnation lies within the (425) area code.

The ZIP code for Carnation: 98014<4>

Websites for Carnation ...

Official Website: www.ci.carnation.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carnation had an population of 2,277 people. This is an increase of 27.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carnation had a population of 1,786 people. This makes Carnation the county's 35th most populous community.

The population of Carnation represents 0.03% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 167th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,786 people, the population of Carnation decreased 5.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,893 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Carnation.

Communities Also Named Carnation ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Carnation - it's located in Oregon.

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

Communities near Carnation ...

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

  • Seattle [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seattle
    • Seattle [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 769,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seattle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seattle<6>
  • Bellevue [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellevue
    • Bellevue [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 148,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<6>
  • Renton [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renton
    • Renton [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Carnation
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 101,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<6>
  • Kirkland [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirkland
    • Kirkland [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirkland<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Redmond [King County]
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      • Redmond [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<6>
    • Sammamish [King County]
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      • Sammamish [King County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,960 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sammamish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<6>
    • Bothell [King County]
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      • Bothell [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,524 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bothell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<6>
    • Issaquah [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Issaquah
      • Issaquah [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,681 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Issaquah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Issaquah<6>
    • Mercer Island [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercer Island
      • Mercer Island [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,912 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercer Island
    • Kenmore [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenmore
      • Kenmore [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Carnation
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,062 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenmore<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 Carnation. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carnation.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carnation ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Carnation: www.ci.carnation.wa.us/

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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 King, 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 Carnation.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carnation - 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 Carnation). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carnation 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carnation) 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 Carnation. 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 CarnationOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carnation. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6494, Longitude: -121.9133    
<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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