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Welcome to Sedro-Woolley ...

The city of Sedro-Woolley is located in Skagit County<1>.

The pronunciation of Sedro-Woolley: SEE-droh - WOO-lee<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sedro-Woolley has a population of 12,055 people<3> (see below for details).

Sedro-Woolley was established in 1898.

The community of Sedro-Woolley is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Sedro-Woolley lies within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Sedro-Woolley: 98284<5>

Websites for Sedro-Woolley ...

Official Website: www.ci.sedro-woolley.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sedro-Woolley had an population of 12,055 people. This is an increase of 14.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 39.24% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sedro-Woolley had a population of 10,540 people (which is 9.02% of the total population of Skagit County). This makes Sedro-Woolley the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Sedro-Woolley represents 0.16% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 77th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,540 people, the population of Sedro-Woolley increased 21.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,658 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sedro-Woolley.

Communities near Sedro-Woolley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sedro-Woolley.

  • Mount Vernon [Skagit County]
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    • Mount Vernon [Skagit County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Sedro-Woolley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<7>
  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
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    • Anacortes [Skagit County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Sedro-Woolley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacortes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacortes<7>
  • Stanwood [Snohomish County]
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    • Stanwood [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Sedro-Woolley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,571 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanwood<7>
  • La Conner [Skagit County]
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    • La Conner [Skagit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Sedro-Woolley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 958 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Conner<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lyman [Skagit County]
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      • Lyman [Skagit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Sedro-Woolley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 475 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<7>
    • Hamilton [Skagit County]
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      • Hamilton [Skagit County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Sedro-Woolley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 310 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<7>
    • Burlington [Skagit County]
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      • Burlington [Skagit County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Sedro-Woolley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<7>
    • Big Lake [Skagit County]
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      • Big Lake [Skagit County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Sedro-Woolley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bow [Skagit County]
    • Montborne [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montborne
      • Montborne [Skagit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Sedro-Woolley
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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 Sedro-Woolley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sedro-Woolley.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sedro-Woolley. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sedro-Woolley.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sedro-Woolley ...

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

Adding Sedro-Woolley to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sedro-Woolley: www.ci.sedro-woolley.wa.us/

The official website for Skagit County: www.skagitcounty.net/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Skagit, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Sedro-Woolley. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sedro-Woolley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sedro-Woolley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Sedro-Woolley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sedro-Woolley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sedro-Woolley) 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 Sedro-Woolley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sedro-WoolleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sedro-Woolley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5054, Longitude: -122.2368    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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