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Welcome to Manson ...

Manson is located in Chelan County<1>.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Manson: Named for Mason F. Backus, president of the Lake Chelan Land Company.

Manson is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Manson: 98831<3>

Communities Also Named Manson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Manson - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Manitoba, Montana, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Manson ...

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

  • Chelan [Chelan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelan
    • Chelan [Chelan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,245 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelan<5>
  • Entiat [Chelan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Entiat
    • Entiat [Chelan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Entiat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Entiat<5>
  • Waterville [Douglas County]
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    • Waterville [Douglas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterville<5>
  • Pateros [Okanogan County]
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    • Pateros [Okanogan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 721 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pateros
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pateros<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chelan Falls [Chelan County]
    • Beebe [Douglas County]
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      • Beebe [Douglas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Manson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beebe
    • Ardenvoir [Chelan County]
    • Methow [Okanogan County]
    • Okanogan City [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okanogan City
      • Okanogan City [Douglas County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Manson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okanogan City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Orondo [Douglas 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 Manson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Manson.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manson ...

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

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About Chelan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chelan County: www.co.chelan.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 Chelan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Manson - 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 Manson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Manson 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Manson) 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 Manson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MansonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8862, Longitude: -120.1578    
<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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