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Clayton, Washington

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Welcome to Clayton ...

Clayton is located in Stevens County<1>.

Clayton is 2,240 feet [683 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Clayton is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Clayton: (509)

The ZIP code for Clayton: 99110<3>

Communities Also Named Clayton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Clayton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (3), Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Clayton ...

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

  • Deer Park [Spokane County]
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    • Deer Park [Spokane County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Clayton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,449 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Park<5>
  • Springdale [Stevens County]
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    • Springdale [Stevens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Clayton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 520 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<5>
  • Loon Lake [Stevens County]
  • Grays Landing [Spokane County]
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    • Grays Landing [Spokane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Clayton
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tumtum [Stevens County]
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      • Tumtum [Stevens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Clayton
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    • Chattaroy [Spokane County]
    • Grays [Stevens County]
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      • Grays [Stevens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Clayton
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    • Ford [Stevens County]
    • Elk [Spokane County]
    • Kulzer [Stevens County]
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      • Kulzer [Stevens County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Clayton
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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 Clayton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clayton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clayton ...

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

Adding Clayton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Clayton 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 Clayton was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Stevens, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clayton - 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 Clayton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clayton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Clayton) 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 Clayton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ClaytonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clayton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9961, Longitude: -117.5596    
<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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