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Welcome to Gold Bar ...

The city of Gold Bar is located on Puget Sound.

Gold Bar is located in Snohomish County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gold Bar has a population of 2,355 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Gold Bar.

The community of Gold Bar is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Gold Bar: 98251<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gold Bar had an population of 2,355 people. This is an increase of 13.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gold Bar had a population of 2,075 people. This makes Gold Bar the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Gold Bar represents 0.03% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 160th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,075 people, the population of Gold Bar increased 3.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,014 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gold Bar.

Communities Also Named Gold Bar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Gold Bar - they are located in Alberta, British Columbia, Montana and Nevada.

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

Communities near Gold Bar ...

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

  • Monroe [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Snohomish County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Gold Bar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,681 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<6>
  • Snohomish [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snohomish
    • Snohomish [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Gold Bar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,362 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snohomish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snohomish<6>
  • Duvall [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duvall
    • Duvall [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Gold Bar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,161 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duvall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duvall<6>
  • Sultan [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sultan
    • Sultan [Snohomish County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Gold Bar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,673 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sultan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sultan<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carnation [King County]
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      • Carnation [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Gold Bar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnation
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carnation<6>
    • Skykomish [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skykomish
      • Skykomish [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Gold Bar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 219 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skykomish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skykomish<6>
    • Index [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Index
      • Index [Snohomish County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Gold Bar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Index
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Index<6>
    • North Sultan [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Sultan
      • North Sultan [Snohomish County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Gold Bar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Sultan have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Sultan
    • Woods Creek [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woods Creek
      • Woods Creek [Snohomish County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Gold Bar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woods Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woods Creek
    • Baring [King 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 Gold Bar. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gold Bar.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gold Bar ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Snohomish County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/

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 Snohomish, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gold Bar.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gold Bar - 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 city (such as Gold Bar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gold Bar 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gold Bar) 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 Gold Bar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gold BarOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gold Bar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8565, Longitude: -121.6966    
<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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