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Welcome to Edgewood ...

The city of Edgewood is located on Puget Sound.

Edgewood is located in Pierce County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Edgewood has a population of 13,071 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Edgewood.

The community of Edgewood is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Edgewood: 98371<4>

Websites for Edgewood ...

Official Website: www.ci.edgewood.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Edgewood had an population of 13,071 people. This is an increase of 39.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 43.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Edgewood had a population of 9,387 people. This makes Edgewood the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Edgewood represents 0.14% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 81st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,387 people, the population of Edgewood increased 3.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,089 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Edgewood.

Communities Also Named Edgewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 84 communities that are also named Edgewood - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California, Connecticut (2), Florida (3), Georgia (5), Illinois (5), Indiana (5), Iowa, Kentucky (3), Maryland (4), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina (5), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (8), West Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Edgewood ...

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

  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tacoma
    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Edgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<6>
  • Kent [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
    • Kent [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Edgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 130,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<6>
  • Renton [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renton
    • Renton [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Edgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 101,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<6>
  • Lakewood [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood [Pierce County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Edgewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,976 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burien [King County]
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      • Burien [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Edgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,268 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burien
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burien<6>
    • University Place [Pierce County]
    • Des Moines [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
      • Des Moines [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Edgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<6>
    • SeaTac [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for SeaTac
      • SeaTac [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Edgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,904 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on SeaTac
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for SeaTac<6>
    • Maple Valley [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maple Valley
      • Maple Valley [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Edgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,544 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Valley<6>
    • Bonney Lake [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonney Lake
      • Bonney Lake [Pierce County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Edgewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonney Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonney Lake<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edgewood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Edgewood: www.ci.edgewood.wa.us/

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.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 Pierce, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Edgewood.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edgewood - 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 city (such as Edgewood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Edgewood 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Edgewood) 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 Edgewood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EdgewoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2500, Longitude: -122.2939    
<6>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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