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Welcome to Palisades ...

Palisades is located in Douglas County<1>.

Palisades is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Palisades is located in the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Palisades: 98845<3>

Communities Also Named Palisades ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Palisades - they are located in Arkansas, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Palisades ...

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

  • Wenatchee [Chelan County]
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    • Wenatchee [Chelan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Palisades
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,219 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wenatchee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wenatchee<5>
  • East Wenatchee [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Wenatchee
    • East Wenatchee [Douglas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Palisades
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,012 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wenatchee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Wenatchee<5>
  • Quincy [Grant County]
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    • Quincy [Grant County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Palisades
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,387 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quincy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quincy<5>
  • Ephrata [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ephrata
    • Ephrata [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Palisades
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephrata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Soap Lake [Grant County]
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      • Soap Lake [Grant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Palisades
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,608 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soap Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soap Lake<5>
    • Rock Island [Douglas County]
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      • Rock Island [Douglas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Palisades
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,310 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Island<5>
    • Waterville [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterville
      • Waterville [Douglas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Palisades
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterville<5>
    • Malaga [Chelan County]
    • Okanogan City [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okanogan City
      • Okanogan City [Douglas County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Palisades
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okanogan City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • East Wenatchee Bench [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Wenatchee Bench
      • East Wenatchee Bench [Douglas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Palisades
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Wenatchee Bench have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wenatchee Bench

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palisades ...

Looking for more information about Palisades? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Palisades, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Palisades.

Adding Palisades to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Palisades 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 Palisades was on a map titled Map of Washington (from Mobile Oil, 1949).

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

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About Douglas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Douglas County: www.douglascountywa.net/

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 Douglas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Palisades - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Palisades). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Palisades or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Palisades) 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 Palisades. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PalisadesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palisades. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4191, Longitude: -119.9149    
<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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