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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Shoreline.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Shoreline ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the south of Shoreline. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tacoma. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of Shoreline and has a population of 213,000 people.

For comparison, Shoreline has a population of 56,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Shoreline and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   80,776   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bothell   [Map]   45,533   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bremerton   [Map]   41,041   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Edmonds   [Map]   42,209   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   60,296   S   41 miles [66 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alderwood Manor   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Brier   [Map]   6,884   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Esperance   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Kenmore   [Map]   22,867   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lake City   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lake Forest Park   [Map]   13,392   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]   38,273   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Meadow Brook   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mountlake Terrace   [Map]   21,337   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
North City   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Northgate   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Richmond Highlands   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Sheridan Beach   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Woodway   [Map]   1,378   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

For more communities neighboring Shoreline, please visit our County-by-County Page for Shoreline.

King County ...

Shoreline is located in King County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of King County: Chelan, Kittitas, Pierce & Snohomish. The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Shoreline ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Shoreline.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shoreline ...

Looking for more information about Shoreline? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Shoreline, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Shoreline.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Shoreline.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Shoreline. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Shoreline. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Washington

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Washington Statewide Tourism
    Shoreline Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Shoreline


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Washington

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Washington

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Washington

Airports Near Shoreline ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Shoreline.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Vashon Muni.   [Map]   2S1   SSW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   S   21 miles [33.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Shoreline.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Shoreline. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   S   21 miles [33.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   NNE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   FHR   NNW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Orcas Island Airport (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   ORS   NNW   70 miles [112.7 km]
Bellingham Intl. (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   BLI   N   72 miles [115.9 km]
Abbotsford Intl. (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   CYXX   N   87 miles [140 km]
Langley Rgnl. (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]   CYNJ   N   93 miles [149.7 km]
Pangborn Meml. (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   EAT   ESE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   NNW   18 miles [29 km]
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   SSE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Vashon Muni.   [Map]   2S1   SSW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bremerton National Airport(PWT/KPWT)   [Map]   PWT   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Arlington Muni. (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   AWO   NNE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jefferson County Intl.    [Map]   0S9   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
        Website for King County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
        Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Abbotsford Intl.   (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]
        Website for Abbotsford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Langley Rgnl.   (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]
        Website for Langley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pangborn Meml.   (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]
        Website for Pangborn Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Renton Muni.   (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bremerton National Airport   (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
        Website for Victoria International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arlington Muni.   (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]
        Website for Arlington Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tacoma Narrows Airport   (ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Skagit Rgnl.   (ICAO: KBVS)   [Map]
        Website for Skagit Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
        Website for Vancouver International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
        Website for Snohomish County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Friday Hbr. Airport   (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]
        Website for Friday Harbor Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orcas Island Airport   (ESD/KORS)   [Map]
        Website for Orcas Island Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bellingham Intl.   (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]
        Website for Bellingham International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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About King County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Shoreline: www.cityofshoreline.com/

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Shoreline.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Shoreline. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shoreline) 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 Shoreline. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Shoreline

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shoreline. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7560, Longitude: -122.3403     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Shoreline), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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