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Port Williams, Washington

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Welcome to Port Williams ...

Port Williams is located in Clallam County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Port Williams, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

A typical abbreviation for Port Williams: Prt. Williams

Port Williams is near sea level<3>.

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

Port Williams lies within the (360) area code.

Communities Also Named Port Williams ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Port Williams - they are located in Kansas and Nova Scotia.

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

Communities near Port Williams ...

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

  • Port Angeles [Clallam County]
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    • Port Angeles [Clallam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Port Williams
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,381 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Angeles<5>
  • Port Townsend [Jefferson County]
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    • Port Townsend [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Port Williams
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,973 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Townsend<5>
  • Coupeville [Island County]
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    • Coupeville [Island County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Williams
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,994 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coupeville<5>
  • River Road [Clallam County]
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    • River Road [Clallam County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Port Williams
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    • Blyn [Clallam County]
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      • Blyn [Clallam County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Port Williams
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    • Carlsborg [Clallam County]
    • Gardiner [Jefferson County]
    • Old Town [Clallam County]
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      • Old Town [Clallam County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Port Williams
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Adelma Beach [Jefferson County]
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      • Adelma Beach [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Port Williams
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    • Little Oklahoma [Clallam County]
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      • Little Oklahoma [Clallam County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Port Williams
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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 Williams. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Williams.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Williams ...

Looking for more information about Port Williams? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Port Williams, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Port Williams.

Adding Port Williams to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Clallam, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Williams - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Williams) 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 Port Williams. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port WilliamsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Williams. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0972, Longitude: -123.0467       In this case, the coordinates for Port Williams have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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