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Loon Lake, Washington

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Welcome to Loon Lake ...

Loon Lake is located in Stevens County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Loon Lake: Loon Lk.

Loon Lake is 2,410 feet [735 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Loon Lake is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Loon Lake is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Loon Lake: 99148<3>

Communities Also Named Loon Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Loon Lake - they are located in British Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Michigan (2), New York, Nova Scotia and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Loon Lake.

Communities near Loon Lake ...

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

  • Deer Park [Spokane County]
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    • Deer Park [Spokane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Loon Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,449 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Park<5>
  • Chewelah [Stevens County]
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    • Chewelah [Stevens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Loon Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,684 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chewelah<5>
  • Springdale [Stevens County]
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    • Springdale [Stevens County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Loon Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 520 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<5>
  • Clavton [Stevens County]
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    • Clayton [Stevens County]
    • Grays [Stevens County]
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      • Grays [Stevens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Loon Lake
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    • Kulzer [Stevens County]
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      • Kulzer [Stevens County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Loon Lake
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    • Valley [Stevens County]
    • Tumtum [Stevens County]
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      • Tumtum [Stevens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Loon Lake
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    • Waits [Stevens County]
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      • Waits [Stevens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Loon Lake
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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 Loon Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loon Lake.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loon Lake ...

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

Adding Loon Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Stevens County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Stevens, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Loon Lake - 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 Loon Lake). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Loon Lake 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 from Point A (ie- Loon Lake) 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 Loon Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Loon LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loon Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0617, Longitude: -117.6334    
<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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