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The location of Port Gamble









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Port Gamble.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Port Gamble ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the southeast of Port Gamble. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tacoma. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the south of Port Gamble and has a population of 213,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Port Gamble and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Auburn   [Map]   80,776   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bothell   [Map]   45,533   E   18 miles [29 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Edmonds   [Map]   42,209   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   60,296   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Shoreline   [Map]   56,189   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Beaver Valley   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chimacum   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Esperance   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Freeland   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hansville   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Indianola   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Keyport   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kingston   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Lofall   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]   38,273   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Port Ludlow   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Poulsbo   [Map]   10,670   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Richmond Highlands   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Suquamish   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Woodway   [Map]   1,378   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

For more communities neighboring Port Gamble, please visit our County-by-County Page for Port Gamble.

Kitsap County ...

Port Gamble is located in Kitsap County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kitsap County: Island, Jefferson, King, Mason & Pierce. Most of the county is surrounded by Pudget Sound.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Port Gamble ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Port Gamble.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Gamble ...

Looking for more information about Port Gamble? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Port Gamble, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Gamble.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Port Gamble. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Port Gamble. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Washington

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Washington Statewide Tourism
    Port Gamble Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Port Gamble


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Washington

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Washington

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Washington

Airports Near Port Gamble ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Port Gamble.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Whidbey Air Park Airport (FAA ID: W10)   [Map]   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Snohomish Co. Airport  (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jefferson County Intl.  (FAA ID: 0S9)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Harvey Fld.  (FAA ID: S43)   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
King County Intl.  (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bremerton National Airport (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vashon Muni. (FAA ID: 2S1)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Port Gamble.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Port Gamble. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
King County Intl.  (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.  (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SSE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Victoria Intl.  (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]   NW   67 miles [107.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport  (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   ENE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport  (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   NNW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Orcas Island Airport  (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   NNW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Bellingham Intl.  (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   N   64 miles [103 km]
Abbotsford Intl.  (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   N   81 miles [130.4 km]
Langley Rgnl.  (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]   N   86 miles [138.4 km]
Pitt Meadows Rgnl.  (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]   N   94 miles [151.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Whidbey Air Park Airport (FAA ID: W10)   [Map]   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jefferson County Intl.  (FAA ID: 0S9)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Harvey Fld.  (FAA ID: S43)   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   SSE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bremerton National Airport (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vashon Muni. (FAA ID: 2S1)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arlington Muni.  (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Renton Muni. (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
  Website for King County International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
  Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Abbotsford Intl.   (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]
  Website for Abbotsford International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Langley Rgnl.   (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]
  Website for Langley Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pitt Meadows Rgnl.   (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]
  Website for Pitt Meadows Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bremerton National Airport   (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
  Website for Victoria International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arlington Muni.   (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]
  Website for Arlington Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Renton Muni.   (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tacoma Narrows Airport   (ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
William R. Fairchild Intl.   (CLM/KCLM)   [Map]
  Website for William R. Fairchild International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
  Website for Vancouver International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
  Website for Portland International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
  Website for Kelowna International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
  Website for Snohomish County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Friday Hbr. Airport   (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]
  Website for Friday Harbor Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orcas Island Airport   (ESD/KORS)   [Map]
  Website for Orcas Island Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bellingham Intl.   (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]
  Website for Bellingham International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Kitsap County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kitsap County: www.kitsapgov.com/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Port Gamble.

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<2>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- Port Gamble) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Port Gamble. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Gamble

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Gamble. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8542, Longitude: -122.5843     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Port Gamble), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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