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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Smokey Point.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Smokey Point ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the south of Smokey Point. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bellevue. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of Smokey Point and has a population of 144,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Smokey Point and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellingham   [Map]   89,045   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bothell   [Map]   45,533   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bremerton   [Map]   41,041   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   S   46 miles [74 km]
Edmonds   [Map]   42,209   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Issaquah   [Map]   37,487   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lynnwood   [Map]   38,273   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   35,051   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Shoreline   [Map]   56,189   S   27 miles [43.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arlington Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Arlington   [Map]   19,212   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Cathan   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
John Sam Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lake Goodwin   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
McKees Beach   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Marysville   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Priest Point   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shaker Church   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Silvana   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Stimson Crossing   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
Tulalip   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Warm Beach   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Weallup Lake   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Snohomish County ...

Smokey Point 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 Smokey Point ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smokey Point ...

Looking for more information about Smokey Point? 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 Smokey Point, 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 Smokey Point.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Smokey Point. 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 Smokey Point. 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
    Smokey Point Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Smokey Point


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 Smokey Point ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Arlington Muni. (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   AWO   ENE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Skagit Rgnl. (ICAO: KBVS)   [Map]   BVS   NNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Jefferson County Intl.    [Map]   0S9   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Darrington Muni.   [Map]   1S2   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Anacortes Airport   [Map]   74S   NW   32 miles [51.5 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 Smokey Point.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Smokey Point. 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   42 miles [67.6 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Victoria Intl. (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]   CYYJ   WNW   66 miles [106.2 km]
Vancouver Intl. (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]   CYVR   NNW   85 miles [136.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   SSW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   FHR   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bellingham Intl. (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   BLI   NNW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Orcas Island Airport (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   ORS   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Abbotsford Intl. (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   CYXX   N   61 miles [98.2 km]
Langley Rgnl. (YNJ/CYNJ)   [Map]   CYNJ   NNW   69 miles [111 km]
Pitt Meadows Rgnl. (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]   CYPK   NNW   77 miles [123.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Arlington Muni. (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]   AWO   ENE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Whidbey Air Park Airport   [Map]   W10   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   SSE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Skagit Rgnl. (ICAO: KBVS)   [Map]   BVS   NNW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Jefferson County Intl.    [Map]   0S9   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Darrington Muni.   [Map]   1S2   ENE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Anacortes Airport   [Map]   74S   NW   32 miles [51.5 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
 
Pitt Meadows Rgnl.   (YPK/CYPK)   [Map]
        Website for Pitt Meadows 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
 
Skagit Rgnl.   (ICAO: KBVS)   [Map]
        Website for Skagit Regional 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
 
Renton Muni.   (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]
        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
 
Bellingham Intl.   (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]
        Website for Bellingham 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
 

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 Smokey Point. 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 Smokey Point.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smokey Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.1407, Longitude: -122.2050     [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 Smokey Point), 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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