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Welcome to Silver Lake ...

Silver Lake is located in Spokane County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Silver Lake: Silver Lk.

Silver Lake is 2,380 feet [725 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Silver Lake is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Silver Lake is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Silver Lake ...

While we believe that this Silver Lake is located in Spokane County, we know of another 3 Washington communities named Silver Lake. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cowlitz, Snohomish and Whatcom County.

Beyond Washington, there are 48 communities that are also named Silver Lake - they are located in British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Silver Lake ...

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

  • Spokane [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spokane
    • Spokane [Spokane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Silver Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 222,050 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spokane
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spokane<4>
  • Cheney [Spokane County]
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    • Cheney [Spokane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Silver Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,930 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheney<4>
  • Airway Heights [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airway Heights
    • Airway Heights [Spokane County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Silver Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Airway Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Airway Heights<4>
  • Millwood [Spokane County]
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    • Millwood [Spokane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Silver Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,801 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millwood
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reardan [Lincoln County]
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      • Reardan [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Silver Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reardan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reardan<4>
    • Spangle [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spangle
      • Spangle [Spokane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Silver Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spangle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spangle<4>
    • Deep Creek [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deep Creek
      • Deep Creek [Spokane County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Silver Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deep Creek
    • Marshall [Spokane County]
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      • Marshall [Spokane County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Silver Lake
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    • Edwall [Lincoln County]
    • Town and Country [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Town and Country
      • Town and Country [Spokane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Silver Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town and Country have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Town and Country

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 Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Silver Lake.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver Lake ...

Looking for more information about Silver Lake? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Silver Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Silver Lake.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spokane County: www.spokanecounty.org/

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 Spokane, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Silver Lake) 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 Lake. 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 LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5532, Longitude: -117.6477    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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