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Welcome to Snoqualmie ...

The city of Snoqualmie is located on Puget Sound.

Snoqualmie is located in King County<1>.

The pronunciation of Snoqualmie: sno-KWAHL-mee<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Snoqualmie has a population of 13,613 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Snoqualmie is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Snoqualmie is located in the (425) area code.

The ZIP code for Snoqualmie: 98065<5>

Websites for Snoqualmie ...

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Snoqualmie had an population of 13,613 people. This is an increase of 27.58% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 734.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Snoqualmie had a population of 10,670 people. This makes Snoqualmie the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Snoqualmie represents 0.16% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,670 people, the population of Snoqualmie increased 554.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,631 people).

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

Communities near Snoqualmie ...

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

  • Bellevue [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellevue
    • Bellevue [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Snoqualmie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 148,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<7>
  • Renton [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renton
    • Renton [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Snoqualmie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 101,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renton<7>
  • Redmond [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redmond
    • Redmond [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Snoqualmie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<7>
  • Sammamish [King County]
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    • Sammamish [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Snoqualmie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,960 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sammamish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Issaquah [King County]
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      • Issaquah [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,681 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Issaquah<7>
    • Maple Valley [King County]
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      • Maple Valley [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,544 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Valley<7>
    • Mercer Island [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercer Island
      • Mercer Island [King County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,912 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercer Island
    • Covington [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
      • Covington [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,581 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<7>
    • Newcastle [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newcastle
      • Newcastle [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<7>
    • Duvall [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duvall
      • Duvall [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Snoqualmie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duvall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duvall<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 Snoqualmie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Snoqualmie.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Snoqualmie. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Snoqualmie.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snoqualmie ...

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

Adding Snoqualmie to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Snoqualmie on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About King County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Snoqualmie: www.ci.snoqualmie.wa.us/

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

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 King, 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 Snoqualmie. 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 Snoqualmie.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snoqualmie - 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 Snoqualmie). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Snoqualmie 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Snoqualmie) 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 Snoqualmie. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SnoqualmieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snoqualmie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5285, Longitude: -121.8265    
<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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