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Welcome to Crosby ...

Crosby is located in Kitsap County<1>.

Crosby is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Crosby: (360)

Communities Also Named Crosby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Crosby - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Crosby ...

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

  • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremerton
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Crosby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<4>
  • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bainbridge Island
    • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Crosby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,358 people
    • Bainbridge Island has also been known as:
    • Winslow
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bainbridge Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bainbridge Island<4>
  • Port Orchard [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Orchard
    • Port Orchard [Kitsap County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Crosby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Orchard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Orchard<4>
  • Poulsbo [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poulsbo
    • Poulsbo [Kitsap County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Crosby
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poulsbo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poulsbo<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seabeck [Kitsap County]
    • Holly [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly
      • Holly [Kitsap County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Crosby
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly
    • Brinnon [Jefferson County]
    • Chico [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chico
      • Chico [Kitsap County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Crosby
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chico
    • Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake
      • Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake [Kitsap County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Crosby
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake
    • Gorst [Kitsap County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crosby ...

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

Adding Crosby to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Kitsap County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kitsap County: www.kitsapgov.com/

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 Kitsap, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crosby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crosby) 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 Crosby. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CrosbyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crosby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5822, Longitude: -122.8662    
<4>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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