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Welcome to Lyman ...

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

The pronunciation of Lyman: LY-man<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lyman has a population of 473 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lyman is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Lyman: (360)

The ZIP code for Lyman: 98263<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lyman had an population of 473 people. This is an increase of 7.99% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lyman had a population of 438 people. This makes Lyman the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 438 people, the population of Lyman increased 7.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 409 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lyman.

Communities Also Named Lyman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Lyman - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Lyman ...

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

  • Mount Vernon [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Skagit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Lyman
    • 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<7>
  • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County]
  • Burlington [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
    • Burlington [Skagit County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<7>
  • Concrete [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concrete
    • Concrete [Skagit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Lyman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 743 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concrete
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concrete<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clear Lake [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clear Lake
      • Clear Lake [Skagit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Lyman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clear Lake
    • Big Lake [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Lake
      • Big Lake [Skagit County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Lake
    • Montborne [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montborne
      • Montborne [Skagit County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Lyman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montborne
    • Lake Cavanaugh [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Cavanaugh
      • Lake Cavanaugh [Skagit County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Cavanaugh have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Cavanaugh
    • Acme [Whatcom County]
    • Alger [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alger
      • Alger [Skagit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alger have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alger

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lyman ...

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

Adding Lyman to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Skagit County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Lyman. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lyman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lyman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Lyman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lyman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Lyman) 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 Lyman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LymanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lyman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5265, Longitude: -122.0609    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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