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Gifford, Washington

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Welcome to Gifford ...

Gifford is located on Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake (central Washington state).

Gifford is located in Stevens County<1>.

The pronunciation of Gifford: GIF-ferd<2>

Gifford is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gifford is located in the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Gifford: 99131<4>

Communities Also Named Gifford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Gifford - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Gifford ...

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

  • Colville [Stevens County]
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    • Colville [Stevens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Gifford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,828 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colville<6>
  • Chewelah [Stevens County]
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    • Chewelah [Stevens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Gifford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,684 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chewelah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chewelah<6>
  • Rice [Stevens County]
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    • Rice [Stevens County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Gifford
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  • Hunters [Stevens County]
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    • Addy [Stevens County]
    • Fruitland [Stevens County]
    • Waits [Stevens County]
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      • Waits [Stevens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Gifford
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    • Kettle Falls [Stevens County]
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      • Kettle Falls [Stevens County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the north of Gifford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,641 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kettle Falls<6>
    • Valley [Stevens County]
    • Blue Town [Stevens County] - Historic
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      • Blue Town [Stevens County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the north of Gifford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Town have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gifford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Stevens County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Stevens County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Stevens, 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 Gifford. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gifford - 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 community (such as Gifford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gifford 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gifford) 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 Gifford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GiffordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gifford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.3069, Longitude: -118.1468    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






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