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Mossyrock, Washington

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Welcome to Mossyrock ...

The city of Mossyrock is located in Lewis County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mossyrock has a population of 822 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Mossyrock is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Mossyrock lies within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Mossyrock: 98564<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mossyrock had an population of 822 people. This is an increase of 8.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mossyrock had a population of 759 people. This makes Mossyrock the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Mossyrock represents 0.01% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 213rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 759 people, the population of Mossyrock increased 56.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 486 people).

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

Communities near Mossyrock ...

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

  • Morton [Lewis County]
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    • Morton [Lewis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Mossyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morton<6>
  • Toledo [Lewis County]
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    • Toledo [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Mossyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 785 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toledo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<6>
  • Silver Creek [Lewis County]
  • Cinebar [Lewis County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mossyrock ...

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

Adding Mossyrock to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Lewis County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Lewis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mossyrock.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mossyrock - 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 city (such as Mossyrock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mossyrock 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mossyrock) 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 Mossyrock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MossyrockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mossyrock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5320, Longitude: -122.4853    
<6>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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