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Welcome to Lummi Island ...

Lummi Island is located in Whatcom County<1>.

The pronunciation of Lummi Island: LUHM-ee<2>

A typical abbreviation for Lummi Island: Lummi Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Lummi Island is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lummi Island is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Lummi Island: 98262<4>

Communities near Lummi Island ...

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

  • Bellingham [Whatcom County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellingham
    • Bellingham [Whatcom County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Lummi Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 93,955 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellingham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellingham<6>
  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacortes
    • Anacortes [Skagit County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Lummi Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacortes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacortes<6>
  • Ferndale [Whatcom County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferndale
    • Ferndale [Whatcom County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Lummi Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferndale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale<6>
  • Lynden [Whatcom County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynden
    • Lynden [Whatcom County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Lummi Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,408 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynden<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blaine [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blaine
      • Blaine [Whatcom County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Lummi Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,638 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blaine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blaine<6>
    • Lummi [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lummi
      • Lummi [Whatcom County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Lummi Island
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lummi
    • Urban [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urban
      • Urban [Skagit County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Lummi Island
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urban
    • Chuckanut Village [Whatcom County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chuckanut Village
      • Chuckanut Village [Whatcom County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Lummi Island
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chuckanut Village have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chuckanut Village
    • Olga [San Juan County]
    • Eastsound [San Juan 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 Lummi Island. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lummi Island.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lummi Island ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Whatcom County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Whatcom County: www.co.whatcom.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 Whatcom, 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 Lummi Island. 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 Lummi Island - 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 Lummi Island). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lummi Island 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 '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- Lummi Island) 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 Lummi Island. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lummi IslandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lummi Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7250, Longitude: -122.6863    
<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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