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Welcome to Everett ...

The coastal city of Everett is located in Snohomish County<1> and is the County Seat for Snohomish County.

The pronunciation of Everett: EV-er-it<2>

Everett was established in 1890.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Everett: Named after Everett Colby (1874-1943), the son of Charles L. Colby, an early landowner and builder of the Wisconsin Central Railroad.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Everett has a population of 111,355 people<3> (see below for details).

The community of Everett is near sea level<4>.

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

Everett lies within the (425) area code.

The ZIP code for Everett: 98201<5>

Websites for Everett ...

Official Website:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Everett had an population of 111,355 people. This is an increase of 8.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Everett had a population of 103,019 people (or 14.44% of the total population of Snohomish County). This makes Everett the county's most populous community.

The population of Everett represents 1.53% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 103,019 people, the population of Everett increased 12.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 91,488 people).

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

Communities Also Named Everett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 25 communities that are also named Everett - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Everett ...

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

  • Shoreline
  • Bothell
  • Edmonds
  • Lynnwood
  • Lake Stevens
  • Kenmore
  • Mountlake Terrace
  • Arlington
  • Mill Creek
  • Monroe

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Everett. Our list includes 27 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Everett.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Everett ...

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

Adding Everett to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Everett.

The official website for Everett:

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Snohomish, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Everett. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Everett.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Everett - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Everett). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Everett or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Everett) 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 Everett. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EverettOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Everett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9821, Longitude: -122.2017    
<7>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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