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Welcome to North Bend ...

The city of North Bend is located on Puget Sound.

North Bend is located in King County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for North Bend: N. Bend

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, North Bend has a population of 7,408 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of North Bend is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for North Bend: (425)

The ZIP code for North Bend: 98045<4>

Websites for North Bend ...

Official Website: www.ci.north-bend.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Bend had an population of 7,408 people. This is an increase of 29.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 56.09% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Bend had a population of 5,731 people. This makes North Bend the county's 30th most populous community.

The population of North Bend represents 0.09% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 112nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,731 people, the population of North Bend increased 20.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,746 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Bend.

Communities Also Named North Bend ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named North Bend - they are located in British Columbia, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near North Bend ...

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

  • Sammamish [King County]
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    • Sammamish [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of North Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,960 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sammamish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<6>
  • Issaquah [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Issaquah
    • Issaquah [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of North Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,681 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Issaquah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Issaquah<6>
  • Maple Valley [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maple Valley
    • Maple Valley [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of North Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,544 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Valley<6>
  • Covington [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of North Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,581 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newcastle [King County]
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      • Newcastle [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of North Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<6>
    • Duvall [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duvall
      • Duvall [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of North Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duvall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duvall<6>
    • Black Diamond [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Diamond
      • Black Diamond [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of North Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,403 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Diamond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Diamond<6>
    • Carnation [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carnation
      • Carnation [King County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of North Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnation
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carnation<6>
    • Spring Glen [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Glen
      • Spring Glen [King County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of North Bend
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Glen
    • Preston [King County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Bend ...

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

Adding North Bend to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About King County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for North Bend: www.ci.north-bend.wa.us/

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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 King, 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 North Bend.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Bend - 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 North Bend). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Bend 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Bend) 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 North Bend. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North BendOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4955, Longitude: -121.7870    
<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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