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Welcome to Nahcotta ...

Nahcotta is located on the Pacific coast.

Nahcotta is located in Pacific County<1>.

The pronunciation of Nahcotta: NAH-KAH-tuh<2>

Nahcotta was settled in 1890.

Nahcotta is near sea level<3>.

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

Nahcotta is located in the (360) area code.

Communities near Nahcotta ...

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

  • Raymond [Pacific County]
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    • Raymond [Pacific County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Nahcotta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,057 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<5>
  • South Bend [Pacific County]
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    • South Bend [Pacific County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Nahcotta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,731 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Bend<5>
  • Long Beach [Pacific County]
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    • Long Beach [Pacific County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Nahcotta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<5>
  • Ilwaco [Pacific County]
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    • Ilwaco [Pacific County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Nahcotta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,006 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ilwaco<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bay Center [Pacific County]
    • Breakers [Pacific County]
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      • Breakers [Pacific County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Nahcotta
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    • Seaview [Pacific County]
    • Fort Canby [Pacific County]
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      • Fort Canby [Pacific County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Nahcotta
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    • Naselle [Pacific County]
    • Pacific City [Pacific County] - Historic
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      • Pacific City [Pacific County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Nahcotta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pacific City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nahcotta ...

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

Adding Nahcotta to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Nahcotta 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 Nahcotta was

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

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

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About Pacific County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pacific County: www.co.pacific.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 Pacific, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Nahcotta. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nahcotta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Nahcotta) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Nahcotta. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from NahcottaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nahcotta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4997, Longitude: -124.0335    
<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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