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Welcome to Puyallup ...
The city of Puyallup is located on Puget Sound.
The pronunciation of Puyallup: pyoo-AL-uhp<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Puyallup has a population of 42,406 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Puyallup.
The community of Puyallup is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Puyallup lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Puyallup: (253)
The ZIP codes for Puyallup: 98371-98375<5>
Websites for Puyallup ...
Official Website: www.ci.puyallup.wa.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.puyallupchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Puyallup had an population of 42,406 people. This is an increase of 14.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Puyallup had a population of 37,022 people. This makes Puyallup the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Puyallup represents 0.55% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 27th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 37,022 people, the population of Puyallup increased 12.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 33,011 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Puyallup.
Communities near Puyallup ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Puyallup.
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 Puyallup. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Puyallup.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Puyallup. 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 Puyallup.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Puyallup. Our list includes 19 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Puyallup.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Puyallup ...
Looking for more information about Puyallup? 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 Puyallup, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Puyallup.
Adding Puyallup to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Puyallup 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 Puyallup was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Puyallup
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Puyallup on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Puyallup: www.ci.puyallup.wa.us/
The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022