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Welcome to Port Ludlow ...

Port Ludlow is located on the Olympic Peninsula.

Port Ludlow is located in Jefferson County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Ludlow: Prt. Ludlow

Port Ludlow is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Port Ludlow is within the boundaries of the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Port Ludlow: 98365<3>

Communities near Port Ludlow ...

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

  • Shoreline [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoreline
    • Shoreline [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Ludlow
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<5>
  • Edmonds [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmonds
    • Edmonds [Snohomish County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Ludlow
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<5>
  • Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynnwood
    • Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Port Ludlow
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynnwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynnwood<5>
  • Mukilteo [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mukilteo
    • Mukilteo [Snohomish County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Port Ludlow
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,351 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mukilteo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mukilteo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County]
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      • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Ludlow
      • 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<5>
    • Poulsbo [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poulsbo
      • Poulsbo [Kitsap County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Port Ludlow
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,211 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poulsbo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poulsbo<5>
    • Port Townsend [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Townsend
      • Port Townsend [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Port Ludlow
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Townsend
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Townsend<5>
    • Woodway [Snohomish County]
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      • Woodway [Snohomish County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Ludlow
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodway have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodway
    • Langley [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langley
      • Langley [Island County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Ludlow
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langley<5>
    • Hansville [Kitsap 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 Port Ludlow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Ludlow.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Ludlow ...

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

Adding Port Ludlow to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Jefferson County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.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 Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Ludlow - 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 Port Ludlow). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Port Ludlow or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Port Ludlow) 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 Ludlow. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port LudlowOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Ludlow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9255, Longitude: -122.6847    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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