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Grand Coulee, Washington
(Grant County)

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Welcome to Grand Coulee ...

The city of Grand Coulee is located on Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake (central Washington state).

Grand Coulee is located in Grant County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grand Coulee has a population of 1,047 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Grand Coulee.

The community of Grand Coulee is 1,520 feet [463 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Grand Coulee: (509)

The ZIP code for Grand Coulee: 99133<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grand Coulee had an population of 1,047 people. This is an increase of 5.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grand Coulee had a population of 988 people. This makes Grand Coulee the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Grand Coulee represents 0.01% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 200th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 988 people, the population of Grand Coulee increased 10.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 897 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grand Coulee.

Communities Also Named Grand Coulee ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Grand Coulee: This one is located in Grant County and the other is located in Lincoln County.

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

Communities near Grand Coulee ...

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

  • Wilbur [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilbur
    • Wilbur [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Grand Coulee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilbur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilbur<6>
  • Almira [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Almira
    • Almira [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Grand Coulee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 280 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Almira
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Almira<6>
  • Elmer City [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elmer City
    • Elmer City [Okanogan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Grand Coulee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmer City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elmer City<6>
  • Nespelem [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nespelem
    • Nespelem [Okanogan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Grand Coulee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 245 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nespelem have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nespelem
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hartline [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartline
      • Hartline [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Grand Coulee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartline
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartline<6>
    • Osborne Corner [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osborne Corner
      • Osborne Corner [Douglas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Grand Coulee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osborne Corner
    • Keller [Ferry County]
    • Mold [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mold
      • Mold [Douglas County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Grand Coulee
    • Banks Lake South [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks Lake South
      • Banks Lake South [Grant County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Grand Coulee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks Lake South
    • Creston [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creston
      • Creston [Lincoln County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Grand Coulee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creston<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Coulee ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Grant County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County: www.co.grant.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 Grant, 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 Grand Coulee.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grand Coulee - 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 Grand Coulee). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grand Coulee 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Grand Coulee) 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 Grand Coulee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grand CouleeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Coulee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9386, Longitude: -119.0036    
<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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