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Welcome to Kirkland ...
The city of Kirkland is located on Puget Sound.
Kirkland is located in King County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Kirkland has a population of 88,630 people<1> (see below for details).
The community of Kirkland was established in 1886.
Kirkland is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Kirkland lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Kirkland lies within the (425) area code.
The ZIP code for Kirkland: 98033<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kirkland had a population of 48,787 people. This makes Kirkland the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Kirkland represents 0.73% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 48,787 people, the population of Kirkland increased 8.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 45,054 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kirkland had an population of 88,630 people. This is an increase of 81.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 96.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kirkland.
Communities near Kirkland ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Kirkland and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Kirkland.
Communities Also Named Kirkland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Kirkland - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois, Kentucky, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Quebec (3), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kirkland.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Kirkland:
Websites for Kirkland ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kirkland ...
Looking for more information about Kirkland? 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 Kirkland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kirkland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Kirkland: www.ci.kirkland.wa.us/
The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019