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Welcome to Dalkena ...

Dalkena is located on the Pend Oreille River (northeast Washington State).

Dalkena is located in Pend Oreille County<1>.

Dalkena is 2,080 feet [634 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Dalkena lies within the (509) area code.

Communities near Dalkena ...

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

  • Newport [Pend Oreille County]
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    • Newport [Pend Oreille County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Dalkena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<4>
  • Priest River [Bonner County]
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    • Priest River [Bonner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Dalkena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,930 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Priest River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Priest River<4>
  • Cusick [Pend Oreille County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cusick
    • Cusick [Pend Oreille County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Dalkena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 224 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cusick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cusick<4>
  • Oldtown [Bonner County]
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    • Oldtown [Bonner County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Dalkena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 205 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldtown<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Usk [Pend Oreille County]
    • Camden [Pend Oreille County]
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      • Camden [Pend Oreille County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Dalkena
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    • Elk [Spokane County]
    • Grays Landing [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grays Landing
      • Grays Landing [Spokane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Dalkena
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    • Blanchard [Bonner County]
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      • Blanchard [Bonner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Dalkena
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blanchard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanchard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blanchard<4>
    • Ruby [Pend Oreille County]
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      • Ruby [Pend Oreille County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Dalkena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruby

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dalkena ...

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

Adding Dalkena to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dalkena 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 Dalkena 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 Dalkena on our Genealogy Page.

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About Pend Oreille County

About Washington

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

The official website for Pend Oreille County: www.co.pend-oreille.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 Pend Oreille, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dalkena - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dalkena) 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 Dalkena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DalkenaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dalkena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2469, Longitude: -117.2394    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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