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Port Angeles, Washington
Welcome to Port Angeles ...
The coastal city of Port Angeles is located at the north end of the Olympic Peninsula (on the Juan De Fuca Strait).
A typical abbreviation for Port Angeles: Prt. Angeles
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Port Angeles has a population of 20,260 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Port Angeles.
The community of Port Angeles is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Port Angeles lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Port Angeles is within the (360) area code.
The ZIP code for Port Angeles: 98362<4>
Websites for Port Angeles ...
Official Website: www.ci.port-angeles.wa.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Port Angeles had an population of 20,260 people. This is an increase of 6.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.13% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Angeles had a population of 19,038 people (which is 26.66% of the total population of Clallam County). This makes Port Angeles the county's most populous community.
The population of Port Angeles represents 0.28% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 51st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 19,038 people, the population of Port Angeles increased 3.48% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 18,397 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Angeles.
Communities near Port Angeles ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Port Angeles.
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 Port Angeles. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Angeles.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Port Angeles. 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 Port Angeles.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Port Angeles. Our list includes 38 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Port Angeles.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Angeles ...
Looking for more information about Port Angeles? 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 Port Angeles, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Angeles.
Adding Port Angeles to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Port Angeles 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 Port Angeles was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Port Angeles on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Port Angeles on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Port Angeles: www.ci.port-angeles.wa.us/
The official website for Clallam County: www.clallam.net/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022