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Hoodsport, Washington

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Welcome to Hoodsport ...

Hoodsport is located on the Olympic Peninsula.

Hoodsport is located in Mason County<1>.

Hoodsport is near sea level<2>.

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

Hoodsport is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Hoodsport: 98548<3>

Communities near Hoodsport ...

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

  • Shelton [Mason County]
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    • Shelton [Mason County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Hoodsport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,955 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<5>
  • Lilliwaup [Mason County]
  • Skokomish [Mason County]
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    • Skokomish [Mason County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Hoodsport
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  • Tahuya [Mason County]
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    • Mohrweis [Mason County]
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      • Mohrweis [Mason County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Hoodsport
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    • Bayshore [Mason County]
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      • Bayshore [Mason County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Hoodsport
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    • Holly [Kitsap County]
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      • Holly [Kitsap County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Hoodsport
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    • Allyn [Mason County]
    • Belfair [Mason County]
    • Grapeview [Mason 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 Hoodsport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hoodsport.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoodsport ...

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

Adding Hoodsport to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hoodsport 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 Hoodsport was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Mason, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hoodsport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Hoodsport). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hoodsport or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Hoodsport) 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 Hoodsport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HoodsportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hoodsport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4064, Longitude: -123.1407    
<5>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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