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Welcome to Moxee ...

The city of Moxee is located in Yakima County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Moxee has a population of 4,114 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Moxee is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Moxee: (509)

The ZIP code for Moxee: 98936<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Moxee had an population of 4,114 people. This is an increase of 24.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 401.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Moxee had a population of 3,308 people. This makes Moxee the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Moxee represents 0.05% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 133rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,308 people, the population of Moxee increased 302.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 821 people).

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

Communities near Moxee ...

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

  • Yakima [Yakima County]
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    • Yakima [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Moxee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yakima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yakima<6>
  • Toppenish [Yakima County]
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    • Toppenish [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Moxee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,766 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toppenish<6>
  • Selah [Yakima County]
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    • Selah [Yakima County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Moxee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,138 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selah<6>
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Moxee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,160 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Gap<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wapato [Yakima County]
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      • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Moxee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,980 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wapato<6>
    • Granger [Yakima County]
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      • Granger [Yakima County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Moxee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,882 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granger<6>
    • Zillah [Yakima County]
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      • Zillah [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Moxee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,135 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zillah<6>
    • Naches [Yakima County]
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      • Naches [Yakima County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Moxee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 841 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naches<6>
    • Harrah [Yakima County]
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      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Moxee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 638 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrah<6>
    • Terrace Heights [Yakima County]
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      • Terrace Heights [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Moxee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terrace Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Moxee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Moxee.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moxee ...

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

Adding Moxee to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Moxee on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Washington (1949).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.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 Yakima, 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 Moxee.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moxee - 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 Moxee). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Moxee 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Moxee) 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 Moxee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MoxeeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moxee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5553, Longitude: -120.3855    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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