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Skokomish, Washington

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Welcome to Skokomish ...

Skokomish is located in Mason County<1>.

The pronunciation of Skokomish: skoh-KOH-mish<2>

Skokomish is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Skokomish: (360)

The ZIP code for Skokomish: 98584<4>

Communities near Skokomish ...

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

  • Shelton [Mason County]
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    • Shelton [Mason County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Skokomish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,955 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<6>
  • Hoodsport [Mason County]
  • Tahuya [Mason County]
  • Bayshore [Mason County]
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    • Bayshore [Mason County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Skokomish
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lilliwaup [Mason County]
    • Matlock [Mason County]
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      • Matlock [Mason County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Skokomish
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    • Allyn [Mason County]
    • Grapeview [Mason County]
    • Herron Island [Pierce County]
    • Deckerville [Mason County]
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      • Deckerville [Mason County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Skokomish
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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 Skokomish. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Skokomish.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Skokomish ...

Looking for more information about Skokomish? 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 Skokomish, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Skokomish.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Mason County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mason County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Mason, 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 Skokomish. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Skokomish - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Skokomish). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Skokomish or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Skokomish) 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 Skokomish. 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 SkokomishOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skokomish. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3365, Longitude: -123.1576    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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