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Raymond, Washington

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Welcome to Raymond ...

The city of Raymond is located in Pacific County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Raymond has a population of 3,013 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Raymond.

Raymond is near sea level<3>.

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

Raymond is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Raymond: 98577<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Raymond had an population of 3,013 people. This is an increase of 4.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Raymond had a population of 2,882 people (or 13.78% of the total population of Pacific County). This makes Raymond the county's most populous community.

The population of Raymond represents 0.04% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,882 people, the population of Raymond decreased 3.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,975 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Raymond.

Communities Also Named Raymond ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Raymond - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Raymond ...

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

  • Cosmopolis [Grays Harbor County]
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    • Cosmopolis [Grays Harbor County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Raymond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,680 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cosmopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cosmopolis<6>
  • Menlo [Pacific County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menlo
    • Menlo [Pacific County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Raymond
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menlo
  • Bay Center [Pacific County]
  • Tokeland [Pacific County]
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    • Lebam [Pacific County]
    • Oysterville [Pacific County]
    • Melbourne [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melbourne
      • Melbourne [Grays Harbor County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Raymond
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melbourne
    • Bay City [Grays Harbor County]
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      • Bay City [Grays Harbor County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Raymond
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay City
    • Central Park [Grays Harbor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Park
      • Central Park [Grays Harbor County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Raymond
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Park have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Park
    • Grayland [Grays Harbor 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 Raymond. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Raymond.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Raymond. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Raymond.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Raymond ...

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

Adding Raymond to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Raymond 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 Raymond was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

We also found Raymond on a map titled Mobile Oil Map of Washington (1949).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Pacific County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Raymond. 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 Pacific, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Raymond.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Raymond - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 city (such as Raymond). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Raymond or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Raymond) 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 Raymond. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RaymondOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Raymond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6866, Longitude: -123.7334    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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