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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Silverton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the southwest of Silverton. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bellevue. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Silverton and has a population of 144,000 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 Silverton and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bothell   [Map]   45,533   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Edmonds   [Map]   42,209   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Issaquah   [Map]   37,487   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kenmore   [Map]   22,867   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lake Stevens   [Map]   32,785   W   23 miles [37 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]   38,273   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Mercer Island   [Map]   25,261   SW   46 miles [74 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   35,051   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Shoreline   [Map]   56,189   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Darrington   [Map]   1,406   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Forest Glade   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fortson   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gold Bar   [Map]   2,301   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Granite Falls   [Map]   3,604   W   18 miles [29 km]
Index   [Map]   205   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lake Bosworth   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Lake Roesiger   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
May Creek   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Sultan   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pilchuck   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Startup   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sultan   [Map]   5,130   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Swede Heaven   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Verlot   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Snohomish County ...

Silverton is located in Snohomish County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Silverton ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Silverton. 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 Silverton. 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


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 Silverton ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Darrington Muni.   [Map]   1S2   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Skykomish State Airport   [Map]   S88   SSE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arlington Muni. (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   AWO   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Concrete Muni.   [Map]   3W5   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   WSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lake Wenatchee State Airport   [Map]   27W   ESE   43 miles [69.2 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 Silverton.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Silverton. 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   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   SW   55 miles [88.5 km]
Victoria Intl. (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]   CYYJ   WNW   93 miles [149.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   WSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Bellingham Intl. (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   BLI   NW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   FHR   WNW   73 miles [117.5 km]
Abbotsford Intl. (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   CYXX   NNW   74 miles [119.1 km]
Orcas Island Airport (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   ORS   NW   75 miles [120.7 km]
Pangborn Meml. (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   EAT   SE   78 miles [125.5 km]
Langley Rgnl. (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]   CYNJ   NW   85 miles [136.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Darrington Muni.   [Map]   1S2   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   WSW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Skykomish State Airport   [Map]   S88   SSE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Arlington Muni. (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   AWO   WNW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Concrete Muni.   [Map]   3W5   NNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lake Wenatchee State Airport   [Map]   27W   ESE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Stehekin State Airport   [Map]   6S9   ENE   43 miles [69.2 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
 
Orcas Island Airport   (ESD/KORS)   [Map]
        Website for Orcas Island 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
 
Langley Rgnl.   (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]
        Website for Langley Regional 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
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
        Website for Victoria International Airport
        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
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna 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
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
        Website for Snohomish County 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
 
Friday Hbr. Airport   (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]
        Website for Friday Harbor 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
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Snohomish County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/

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 Silverton.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silverton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0791, Longitude: -121.5713     [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 Silverton), 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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