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Welcome to Klickitat ...

Klickitat is located in Klickitat County<1>.

The pronunciation of Klickitat: KLIK-i-tat<2>

Klickitat is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Klickitat: (509)

The ZIP code for Klickitat: 98628<4>

Communities near Klickitat ...

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

  • The Dalles [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Dalles
    • The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Klickitat
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,581 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Dalles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Dalles<6>
  • City of The Dalles [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for City of The Dalles
    • City of The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Klickitat
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for City of The Dalles came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on City of The Dalles
  • Hood River [Hood River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hood River
    • Hood River [Hood River County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Klickitat
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hood River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hood River<6>
  • Goldendale [Klickitat County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldendale
    • Goldendale [Klickitat County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Klickitat
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldendale<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • White Salmon [Klickitat County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Salmon
      • White Salmon [Klickitat County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Klickitat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,723 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Salmon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Salmon<6>
    • Bingen [Klickitat County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bingen
      • Bingen [Klickitat County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Klickitat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bingen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bingen<6>
    • Mosier [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosier
      • Mosier [Wasco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Klickitat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mosier<6>
    • Appleton [Klickitat County]
    • Lyle [Klickitat County]
    • Rowena [Wasco 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 Klickitat. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Klickitat.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Klickitat ...

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

Adding Klickitat to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Klickitat 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 Klickitat was on a map titled Map of Washington (from Mobile Oil, 1949).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Klickitat County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Klickitat County: www.klickitatcounty.org/

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 Klickitat, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Klickitat. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Klickitat - 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 community (such as Klickitat). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Klickitat 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Klickitat) 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 Klickitat. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KlickitatOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Klickitat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8156, Longitude: -121.1525    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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