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Welcome to La Grande ...

La Grande is located on Puget Sound.

La Grande is located in Pierce County<1>.

La Grande is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for La Grande: 98348<3>

Communities Also Named La Grande ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named La Grande - it's located in Oregon.

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

Communities near La Grande ...

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

  • Yelm [Thurston County]
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    • Yelm [Thurston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grande
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,591 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yelm
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yelm<5>
  • Orting [Pierce County]
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    • Orting [Pierce County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of La Grande
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,647 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orting
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orting<5>
  • Eatonville [Pierce County]
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    • Eatonville [Pierce County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of La Grande
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,026 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eatonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eatonville<5>
  • Rainier [Thurston County]
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    • Rainier [Thurston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of La Grande
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,350 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainier<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Morton [Lewis County]
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      • Morton [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of La Grande
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,217 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morton<5>
    • Roy [Pierce County]
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      • Roy [Pierce County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grande
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 823 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roy<5>
    • Clay City [Pierce County]
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      • Clay City [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of La Grande
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay City
    • Elbe [Pierce County]
    • Mineral [Lewis County]
    • Kapowsin [Pierce 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 La Grande. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for La Grande.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Grande ...

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

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About Pierce County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for La Grande. 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 La Grande - 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 La Grande). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether La Grande 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 '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 Grande) 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 La Grande. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La GrandeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grande. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8341, Longitude: -122.3193    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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