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Welcome to Fairwood ...

Fairwood is located in Spokane County<1>.

The location of Fairwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Fairwood is 1,810 feet [552 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Fairwood: (509)

Communities Also Named Fairwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Fairwood: This one is located in Spokane County and the other is located in King County.

Beyond Washington, there are 3 communities that are also named Fairwood - they are located in Maryland and Virginia.

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

Communities near Fairwood ...

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

  • Spokane [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spokane
    • Spokane [Spokane County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Fairwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 222,050 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spokane
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spokane<5>
  • Spokane Valley [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spokane Valley
    • Spokane Valley [Spokane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Fairwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 102,893 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spokane Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spokane Valley<5>
  • Airway Heights [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airway Heights
    • Airway Heights [Spokane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Fairwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Airway Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Airway Heights<5>
  • Liberty Lake [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Lake
    • Liberty Lake [Spokane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Fairwood
    • Estimated population in 2015: 8,906 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty Lake<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Medical Lake [Spokane County]
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      • Medical Lake [Spokane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Fairwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,944 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medical Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medical Lake<5>
    • Deer Park [Spokane County]
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      • Deer Park [Spokane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Fairwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deer Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Park<5>
    • Millwood [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millwood
      • Millwood [Spokane County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Fairwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,801 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millwood
    • Hauser [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hauser
      • Hauser [Kootenai County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Fairwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hauser have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hauser
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hauser<5>
    • State Line [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for State Line
      • State Line [Kootenai County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Fairwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for State Line have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on State Line
    • Colbert [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 Fairwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fairwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairwood ...

Looking for more information about Fairwood? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Fairwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fairwood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Spokane County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spokane County: www.spokanecounty.org/

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 Spokane, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fairwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fairwood) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fairwood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FairwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7668, Longitude: -117.4174       In this case, the coordinates for Fairwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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