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Cle Elum, Washington
Welcome to Cle Elum ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cle Elum has a population of 2,035 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cle Elum.
Cle Elum is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Cle Elum lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Cle Elum: 98922<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cle Elum had an population of 2,035 people. This is an increase of 8.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.95% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cle Elum had a population of 1,872 people. This makes Cle Elum the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Cle Elum represents 0.03% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 163rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,872 people, the population of Cle Elum increased 6.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,755 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cle Elum.
Communities near Cle Elum ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cle Elum.
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 Cle Elum. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cle Elum.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cle Elum. 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 Cle Elum.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cle Elum. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cle Elum.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cle Elum ...
Looking for more information about Cle Elum? 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 Cle Elum, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cle Elum.
Adding Cle Elum to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cle Elum 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 Cle Elum was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Cle Elum on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cle Elum on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cle Elum. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Kittitas County: www.co.kittitas.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022