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Welcome to Quilcene ...

The pronunciation of Quilcene: KWIL-seen<1>

Quilcene is located on the Olympic Peninsula.

Quilcene is located in Jefferson County.

Quilcene is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Quilcene: (360)

The ZIP code for Quilcene: 98376<3>

Communities near Quilcene ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Quilcene and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaver Valley   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Blyn   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brinnon   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Chimacum   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Keyport   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lofall   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Quilcene.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Quilcene. We make it easy 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 Quilcene. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Quilcene.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Quilcene:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quilcene ...

Looking for more information about Quilcene? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Quilcene, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Quilcene.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Quilcene. 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: www.access.wa.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Quilcene - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Quilcene). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Quilcene or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Quilcene. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Quilcene) 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 Quilcene. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Quilcene

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quilcene. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8225, Longitude: -122.8758     [Map].

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Quilcene.

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