Welcome to Eltopia ...
Eltopia is located in Franklin County<1>.
Eltopia is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Eltopia lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Eltopia is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.
The ZIP code for Eltopia: 99330<3>
Communities near Eltopia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Eltopia.
- Kennewick [Benton County]
- Pasco [Franklin County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasco
- Pasco [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Eltopia
- Population from the 2020 Census: 77,095 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasco
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasco<5>
- Richland [Benton County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland
- Richland [Benton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Eltopia
- Population from the 2020 Census: 59,439 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<5>
- West Richland [Benton County]
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- Connell [Franklin County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connell
- Connell [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Eltopia
- Population from the 2020 Census: 5,503 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Connell
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connell<5>
- Mesa [Franklin County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa
- Mesa [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Eltopia
- Population from the 2020 Census: 514 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<5>
- Basin City [Franklin County]
- West Pasco [Franklin County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Pasco
- West Pasco [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Eltopia
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pasco have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on West Pasco
- Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ainsworth Junction
- Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Eltopia
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ainsworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Ainsworth Junction
- Burbank [Walla Walla 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 Eltopia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Eltopia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Eltopia. 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 Eltopia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Eltopia. See our Newspapers Page for Eltopia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eltopia ...
Looking for more information about Eltopia? 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 Eltopia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Eltopia.
Adding Eltopia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Eltopia 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 Eltopia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Eltopia on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Eltopia on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Communities in Washington
About Franklin County
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eltopia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
|<1>||If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.|
|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eltopia - 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 Eltopia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Eltopia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).|
|<4>||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- Eltopia) 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 Eltopia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EltopiaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eltopia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4577, Longitude: -119.0176 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|