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Welcome to Downs ...

Downs is located in Lincoln County<1>.

The location of Downs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Downs is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Downs: (509)

Communities Also Named Downs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Downs - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Utah (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Downs ...

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

  • Ritzville [Adams County]
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    • Ritzville [Adams County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Downs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,641 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ritzville<5>
  • Odessa [Lincoln County]
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    • Odessa [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Downs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odessa<5>
  • Harrington [Lincoln County]
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    • Harrington [Lincoln County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Downs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 422 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrington<5>
  • Bluestem [Lincoln County]
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    • Bluestem [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Downs
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sprague [Lincoln County]
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      • Sprague [Lincoln County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the east of Downs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 468 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sprague<5>
    • Omans [Lincoln County]
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      • Omans [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Downs
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    • Davenport [Lincoln County]
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      • Davenport [Lincoln County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Downs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,756 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davenport<5>
    • Edwall [Lincoln County]
    • Lamont [Whitman County]
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      • Lamont [Whitman County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the southeast of Downs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamont<5>
    • Creston [Lincoln County]
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      • Creston [Lincoln County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the north of Downs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creston<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Downs ...

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

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

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 Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Downs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Downs) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Downs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3715, Longitude: -118.3972       In this case, the coordinates for Downs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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