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Welcome to Edwall ...

Edwall is located in Lincoln County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Edwall, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1925.

Edwall is 2,320 feet [707 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Edwall is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Edwall is located in the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Edwall: 99008<3>

Communities near Edwall ...

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

  • Cheney
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
  • Airway Heights
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
  • Medical Lake
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
  • Davenport
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
  • Reardan
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
  • Sprague
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
  • Harrington
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
  • Bluestem
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluestem
    • Bluestem is located in Lincoln County
  • Omans
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omans
    • Omans is located in Lincoln County
  • Tyler
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyler have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyler
    • Tyler is located in Spokane 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 Edwall. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Edwall.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edwall ...

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

Adding Edwall to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Edwall in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Edwall was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Edwall.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Edwall. 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 Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edwall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Edwall). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Edwall or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.


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