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Welcome to Miles ...

Miles is located on the Spokane River (eastern Washington state).

Miles is located in Lincoln County<1>.

Miles is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Miles is located in the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Miles ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Miles - they are located in Alabama (3), California, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana (2), Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Miles ...

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

  • Davenport [Lincoln County]
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    • Davenport [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Miles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,756 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davenport<4>
  • Creston [Lincoln County]
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    • Creston [Lincoln County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Miles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creston<4>
  • Seven Bays [Lincoln County]
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    • Seven Bays [Lincoln County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Miles
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  • Fruitland [Stevens County]
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    • Hunters [Stevens County]
    • Wellpinit [Stevens County]
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      • Wellpinit [Stevens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Miles
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    • Mondovi [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mondovi
      • Mondovi [Lincoln County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Miles
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    • Keller [Ferry County]
    • Long Lake [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Lake
      • Long Lake [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the east of Miles
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    • Wilbur [Lincoln County]
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      • Wilbur [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Miles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilbur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilbur<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Miles ...

Looking for more information about Miles? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Miles, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Miles.

Adding Miles to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Miles - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Miles) 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 Miles. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MilesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Miles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9104, Longitude: -118.2934    
<4>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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