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Welcome to Sammamish ...
The city of Sammamish is located on Puget Sound.
The pronunciation of Sammamish: suh-MAM-ish<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sammamish has a population of 65,892 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sammamish.
The community of Sammamish is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sammamish lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Sammamish: (425)
The ZIP code for Sammamish: 98074<5>
Websites for Sammamish ...
Official Website: www.ci.sammamish.wa.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sammamish had an population of 65,892 people. This is an increase of 43.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 93.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sammamish had a population of 45,780 people. This makes Sammamish the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Sammamish represents 0.68% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 45,780 people, the population of Sammamish increased 34.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 34,104 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sammamish.
Communities near Sammamish ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sammamish.
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 Sammamish. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sammamish.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sammamish. 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 Sammamish.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sammamish. See our Newspapers Page for Sammamish.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sammamish ...
Looking for more information about Sammamish? 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 Sammamish, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sammamish.
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The official website for Sammamish: www.ci.sammamish.wa.us/
The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jun 2021