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Welcome to La Conner ...

The town of La Conner is located in Skagit County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, La Conner has a population of 948 people<2> (see below for details).

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

La Conner is near sea level<3>.

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

La Conner is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for La Conner: 98257<4>

Websites for La Conner ...

Official Website: www.laconner.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, La Conner had an population of 948 people. This is an increase of 6.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, La Conner had a population of 891 people. This makes La Conner the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of La Conner represents 0.01% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 207th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 891 people, the population of La Conner increased 17.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 761 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Conner.

Communities near La Conner ...

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

  • Mount Vernon [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Skagit County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of La Conner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
  • Oak Harbor [Island County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Harbor
    • Oak Harbor [Island County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of La Conner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Harbor<6>
  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacortes
    • Anacortes [Skagit County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of La Conner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacortes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacortes<6>
  • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sedro-Woolley
    • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of La Conner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,182 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedro-Woolley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sedro-Woolley<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burlington [Skagit County]
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      • Burlington [Skagit County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of La Conner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<6>
    • Stanwood [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanwood
      • Stanwood [Snohomish County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of La Conner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,571 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanwood<6>
    • Coupeville [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coupeville
      • Coupeville [Island County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of La Conner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,994 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coupeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coupeville<6>
    • Similk Beach [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Similk Beach
      • Similk Beach [Skagit County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of La Conner
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    • Bay View [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay View
      • Bay View [Skagit County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of La Conner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay View have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Skagit City [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skagit City
      • Skagit City [Skagit County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of La Conner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skagit City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Conner ...

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

Adding La Conner to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Skagit County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for La Conner: www.laconner.net/

The official website for Skagit County: www.skagitcounty.net/

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 Skagit, 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 La Conner.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Conner - 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 La Conner). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether La Conner 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- La Conner) 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 La Conner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La ConnerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Conner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.3922, Longitude: -122.4950    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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