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Welcome to Silver Creek ...

Silver Creek is located in Lewis County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Silver Creek: Silver Crk. (or less commonly used: Silver Ck. or Silver Cr.)

Silver Creek is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Silver Creek: (360)

The ZIP code for Silver Creek: 98585<3>

Communities Also Named Silver Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Silver Creek - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, Ohio (3), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Silver Creek ...

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

  • Napavine [Lewis County]
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    • Napavine [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Silver Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napavine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napavine<5>
  • Winlock [Lewis County]
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    • Winlock [Lewis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Silver Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winlock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winlock<5>
  • Morton [Lewis County]
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    • Morton [Lewis County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Silver Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morton<5>
  • Mossyrock [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mossyrock
    • Mossyrock [Lewis County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Silver Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 838 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mossyrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mossyrock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Toledo [Lewis County]
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      • Toledo [Lewis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Silver Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 785 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toledo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<5>
    • Vader [Lewis County]
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      • Vader [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Silver Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vader
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vader<5>
    • Cinebar [Lewis County]
    • Ajlune [Lewis County]
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      • Ajlune [Lewis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Silver Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ajlune have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ajlune
    • Ethel [Lewis County]
    • Onalaska [Lewis 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 Silver Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Silver Creek.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Silver Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Silver Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver Creek ...

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

Adding Silver Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Silver Creek 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 Silver Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Lewis County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Silver Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lewis County: www.co.lewis.wa.us/

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 Lewis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Silver Creek). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Silver Creek or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Silver Creek) 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 Silver Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5252, Longitude: -122.5901    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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