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Welcome to Snohomish ...

The city of Snohomish is located on Puget Sound.

Snohomish is located in Snohomish County<1>.

The pronunciation of Snohomish: sno-HOH-mish<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Snohomish has a population of 10,160 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Snohomish.

The community of Snohomish is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Snohomish: (360)

The ZIP code for Snohomish: 98290<5>

Websites for Snohomish ...

Official Website: www.ci.snohomish.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Snohomish had an population of 10,160 people. This is an increase of 11.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Snohomish had a population of 9,098 people. This makes Snohomish the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Snohomish represents 0.14% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,098 people, the population of Snohomish increased 7.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,494 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Snohomish.

Communities near Snohomish ...

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

  • Everett [Snohomish County]
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    • Everett [Snohomish County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Snohomish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,482 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<7>
  • Kirkland [King County]
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    • Kirkland [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Snohomish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirkland<7>
  • Redmond [King County]
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    • Redmond [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Snohomish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<7>
  • Marysville [Snohomish County]
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    • Marysville [Snohomish County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Snohomish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,392 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shoreline [King County]
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      • Shoreline [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<7>
    • Bothell [King County]
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      • Bothell [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,524 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bothell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<7>
    • Edmonds [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmonds
      • Edmonds [Snohomish County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<7>
    • Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
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      • Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynnwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynnwood<7>
    • Lake Stevens [Snohomish County]
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      • Lake Stevens [Snohomish County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,794 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Stevens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Stevens<7>
    • Kenmore [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenmore
      • Kenmore [King County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Snohomish
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,062 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenmore<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Snohomish. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Snohomish.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snohomish ...

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

Adding Snohomish to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Snohomish

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Snohomish County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.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 Snohomish, 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 Snohomish. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Snohomish.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snohomish - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Snohomish). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Snohomish or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Snohomish) 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 Snohomish. 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 SnohomishOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snohomish. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9176, Longitude: -122.0983    
<7>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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