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Welcome to Granger ...

The town of Granger is located in Yakima County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Granger has a population of 3,839 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Granger is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Granger lies within the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Granger: 98932<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Granger had an population of 3,839 people. This is an increase of 18.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 51.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Granger had a population of 3,246 people. This makes Granger the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Granger represents 0.05% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,246 people, the population of Granger increased 28.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,530 people).

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

Communities Also Named Granger ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Granger - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Texas (2), Utah and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Granger ...

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

  • Sunnyside [Yakima County]
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    • Sunnyside [Yakima County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Granger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,924 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunnyside<6>
  • Grandview [Yakima County]
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    • Grandview [Yakima County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Granger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,029 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandview<6>
  • Toppenish [Yakima County]
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    • Toppenish [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Granger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,766 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toppenish<6>
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Granger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,160 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Gap<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wapato [Yakima County]
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      • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Granger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,980 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wapato<6>
    • Moxee [Yakima County]
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      • Moxee [Yakima County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Granger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,398 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moxee<6>
    • Zillah [Yakima County]
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      • Zillah [Yakima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Granger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,135 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zillah<6>
    • Mabton [Yakima County]
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      • Mabton [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Granger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,267 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mabton<6>
    • Harrah [Yakima County]
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      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Granger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 638 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrah<6>
    • Outlook [Yakima County]
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      • Outlook [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Granger
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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 Granger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Granger.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Granger ...

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

Adding Granger to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Granger in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Granger was

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Granger on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.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 Yakima, 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 Granger.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Granger - 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 town (such as Granger). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Granger 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- Granger) 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 Granger. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GrangerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Granger. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3437, Longitude: -120.1936    
<6>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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