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Easton, Washington

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Welcome to Easton ...

Easton is located in Kittitas County<1>.

When the people of Easton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Eastonian<2>

Easton is 2,160 feet [658 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Easton is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The ZIP code for Easton: 98925<4>

Communities Also Named Easton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Easton - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee (2), Texas, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Easton ...

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

  • Cle Elum [Kittitas County]
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    • Cle Elum [Kittitas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,098 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cle Elum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cle Elum<6>
  • Roslyn [Kittitas County]
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    • Roslyn [Kittitas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Easton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 972 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roslyn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roslyn<6>
  • South Cle Elum [Kittitas County]
  • Nelson [Kittitas County]
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    • Nelson [Kittitas County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Easton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nelson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Martin [Kittitas County]
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      • Martin [Kittitas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Easton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin
    • Ronald [Kittitas County]
    • Lester [King County] - Historic
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      • Lester [King County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Easton
    • Snoqualmie Pass [Kittitas County]
    • Teanaway [Kittitas County]
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      • Teanaway [Kittitas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Easton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teanaway have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teanaway
    • Greenwater [Pierce 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 Easton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Easton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Easton ...

Looking for more information about Easton? 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 Easton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Easton.

Adding Easton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Easton on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Kittitas County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Kittitas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Easton refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Easton may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Easton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Easton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Easton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Easton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Easton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EastonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Easton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2378, Longitude: -121.1778    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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