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Moses Lake, Washington
Welcome to Moses Lake ...
The city of Moses Lake is located in Grant County.
A typical abbreviation for Moses Lake: Moses Lk.
See our Genealogy Helper Page for Moses Lake for more information about variations on the name of Moses Lake.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Moses Lake has a population of 23,328 people<1> (see below for details).
Moses Lake was established in 1910.
The community of Moses Lake is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Moses Lake lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Moses Lake: (509)
The ZIP code for Moses Lake: 98837<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Moses Lake had a population of 20,366 people (or 22.85% of the total population of Grant County). This makes Moses Lake the county's most populous community.
The population of Moses Lake represents 0.3% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 46th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 20,366 people, the population of Moses Lake increased 36.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,953 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Moses Lake had an population of 23,328 people. This is an increase of 14.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 56.01% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Moses Lake.
Communities near Moses Lake ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Moses Lake and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
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See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Websites for Moses Lake ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moses Lake ...
Looking for more information about Moses 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 Moses Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Moses Lake.
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The official website for Grant County: www.co.grant.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Jan 2019