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Welcome to Greenwater ...

Greenwater is located on Puget Sound.

Greenwater is primarily located in Pierce County<1>. A portion of Greenwater extends into King County.

Greenwater is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Greenwater is within the (360) area code.

Communities Also Named Greenwater ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Greenwater - they are located in California and Ontario.

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

Communities near Greenwater ...

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

  • Enumclaw [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enumclaw
    • Enumclaw [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Greenwater
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,548 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enumclaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enumclaw<4>
  • Black Diamond [King County]
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    • Black Diamond [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenwater
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Diamond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Diamond<4>
  • Buckley [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckley
    • Buckley [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Greenwater
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckley<4>
  • Carbonado [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbonado
    • Carbonado [Pierce County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Greenwater
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 743 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbonado
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carbonado<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilkeson [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkeson
      • Wilkeson [Pierce County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Greenwater
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 519 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkeson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkeson<4>
    • Lester [King County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lester
      • Lester [King County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Greenwater
    • Kanaskat [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kanaskat
      • Kanaskat [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenwater
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kanaskat
    • Krain [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Krain
      • Krain [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Greenwater
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Krain
    • Crystal Mountain [Pierce County]
    • Franklin [King County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [King County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenwater

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenwater ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Pierce County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.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 Pierce, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenwater - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greenwater) 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 Greenwater. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GreenwaterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenwater. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1561, Longitude: -121.6551    
<4>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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