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Plain, Washington

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Welcome to Plain ...

Plain is located in Chelan County<1>.

Plain is 1,870 feet [570 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Plain ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Plain - they are located in Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Plain ...

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

  • Cashmere [Chelan County]
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    • Cashmere [Chelan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Plain
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,160 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cashmere
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cashmere<4>
  • Leavenworth [Chelan County]
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    • Leavenworth [Chelan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Plain
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,348 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leavenworth<4>
  • Ardenvoir [Chelan County]
  • Peshastin [Chelan County]
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    • Dryden [Chelan County]
    • Entiat [Chelan County]
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      • Entiat [Chelan County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the east of Plain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,287 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Entiat<4>
    • Granite Falls [Chelan County]
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      • Granite Falls [Chelan County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Plain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
    • Monitor [Chelan County]
    • Orondo [Douglas County]
    • Manson [Chelan 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 Plain. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Plain.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plain ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Chelan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chelan County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Chelan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Plain - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Plain) 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 Plain. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PlainOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7630, Longitude: -120.6572    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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