A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
East Wenatchee, Washington
Welcome to East Wenatchee ...
The city of East Wenatchee is located on the Columbia River (central Washington state).
A typical abbreviation for East Wenatchee: E. Wenatchee
From the Census Estimates for 2019, East Wenatchee has a population of 14,157 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of East Wenatchee.
The community of East Wenatchee is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: East Wenatchee lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
East Wenatchee lies within the (509) area code.
The ZIP code for East Wenatchee: 98802<4>
Websites for East Wenatchee ...
Official Website: www.east-wenatchee.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Wenatchee had an population of 14,157 people. This is an increase of 7.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 145.91% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, East Wenatchee had a population of 13,190 people (or 34.32% of the total population of Douglas County). This makes East Wenatchee the county's most populous community.
The population of East Wenatchee represents 0.2% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 13,190 people, the population of East Wenatchee increased 129.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,757 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for East Wenatchee.
Communities near East Wenatchee ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near East Wenatchee.
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 East Wenatchee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Wenatchee.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Wenatchee. 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 East Wenatchee.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around East Wenatchee. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for East Wenatchee.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Wenatchee ...
Looking for more information about East Wenatchee? 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 East Wenatchee, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for East Wenatchee.
Adding East Wenatchee to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of East Wenatchee 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 East Wenatchee was on a map titled Map of Washington (from Mobile Oil, 1949).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for East Wenatchee on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for East Wenatchee: www.east-wenatchee.com/
The official website for Douglas County: www.douglascountywa.net/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022