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Welcome to Port Gamble ...

Port Gamble is located in Kitsap County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Gamble: Prt. Gamble

Port Gamble is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Port Gamble ...

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

  • Everett [Snohomish County]
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    • Everett [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Port Gamble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,482 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<4>
  • Shoreline [King County]
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    • Shoreline [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Gamble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<4>
  • Bothell [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bothell
    • Bothell [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Port Gamble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,524 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bothell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<4>
  • Edmonds [Snohomish County]
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    • Edmonds [Snohomish County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Port Gamble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
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      • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<4>
    • Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
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      • Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynnwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynnwood<4>
    • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bainbridge Island
      • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,358 people
      • Bainbridge Island has also been known as:
      • Winslow
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bainbridge Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bainbridge Island<4>
    • Kenmore [King County]
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      • Kenmore [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,062 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenmore<4>
    • Mukilteo [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mukilteo
      • Mukilteo [Snohomish County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,351 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mukilteo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mukilteo<4>
    • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountlake Terrace
      • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Port Gamble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountlake Terrace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountlake Terrace<4>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Port Gamble.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Gamble ...

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

Adding Port Gamble to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Port Gamble on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

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

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Kitsap, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Gamble - 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' 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port GambleOur 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    
<4>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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