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Welcome to Parkland ...

Parkland is located on Puget Sound.

Parkland is located in Pierce County<1>.

Parkland is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Parkland lies within the (253) area code.

The ZIP codes for Parkland: 98444-98446, 98448<3>

Communities Also Named Parkland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Parkland - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, British Columbia, Florida (2), Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Parkland ...

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

  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
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    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Parkland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<5>
  • Kent [King County]
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    • Kent [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Parkland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 130,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<5>
  • Federal Way [King County]
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    • Federal Way [King County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Parkland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Way
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way<5>
  • Auburn [King County]
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    • Auburn [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Parkland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,024 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakewood [Pierce County]
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      • Lakewood [Pierce County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,976 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<5>
    • Puyallup [Pierce County]
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      • Puyallup [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,569 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puyallup<5>
    • University Place [Pierce County]
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      • University Place [Pierce County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Place
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for University Place<5>
    • Des Moines [King County]
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      • Des Moines [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<5>
    • Bonney Lake [Pierce County]
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      • Bonney Lake [Pierce County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonney Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonney Lake<5>
    • Edgewood [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
      • Edgewood [Pierce County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Parkland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,410 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgewood<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parkland ...

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

Adding Parkland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Pierce County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.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 Pierce, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parkland - 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 Parkland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Parkland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Parkland includes: 98444, 98445 & 98446.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Parkland) 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 Parkland. 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 ParklandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1555, Longitude: -122.4343    
<5>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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