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Nearest Communities to South Bellingham, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to South Bellingham, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for South Bellingham:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



South Bellingham is located in Whatcom County.

The following 3 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Whatcom County: Okanogan, San Juan & Skagit.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 230 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of South Bellingham. Of these communities, 146 are located in counties other than Whatcom County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for South Bellingham (which is Whatcom County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from South Bellingham. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Island County  
San Juan County  
Skagit County  
Snohomish County  


Whatcom County     (The county where South Bellingham resides)
 
County Website: www.co.whatcom.wa.us/
County Seat for Whatcom:   Bellingham
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whatcom County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Fairhaven (Unver)     [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Happy Valley (Unver)     [Map]     E   Less than 2 miles
Chuckanut Village     [Map]     S   Less than 2 miles
Edgemoor (Unver)     [Map]     SW   Less than 2 miles
Bellingham     [Map]     N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Washington Colony (Hist)     [Map]     N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lakeway (Unver)     [Map]     NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Birchwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Eureka (Unver)     [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Roosevelt (Unver)     [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Chuckanut (Unver)     [Map]     S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Alderwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Parkview (Unver)     [Map]     N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Alabama Hill (Unver)     [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Forest Ridge (Unver)     [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Geneva     [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Larson Mill (Unver)     [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Silver Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dewey (Unver)     [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Sudden Valley     [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Agate Bay (Unver)     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Van Wyck (Unver)     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marietta (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sunnyside (Unver)     [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Noon (Unver)     [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Brennan (Unver)     [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lummi     [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Victor (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Beach (Unver)     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lummi Island     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Laurel (Unver)     [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Wahl (Unver)     [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Blue Canyon (Hist)     [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ferndale     [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Goshen (Unver)     [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Neptune Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Acme     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cedarville (Unver)     [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nugents Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mountain View (Unver)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clipper     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Comar (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Doran (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mirror Lake (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saxon (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Standard Crossing (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wickersham (Unver)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greenwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lawrence (Unver)     [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Van Zandt (Unver)     [Map]     E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Deming     [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Strandell (Unver)     [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lynden     [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Everson     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Custer     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kickerville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hampton (Unver)     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Nooksack     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Welcome (Unver)     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pleasant Valley (Unver)     [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Northwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kulshan (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Birch Bay     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Delta (Unver)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Birch Bay Circle Grange (Unver)     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Clearbrook     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cottonwood Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Haynie (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nooksack Salmon Hatchery (Unver)     [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hillsdale (Unver)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Balford (Unver)     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kendall     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Peaceful Valley     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sumas     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Columbia (Unver)     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Limestone Junction (Unver)     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Blaine     [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Semiahmoo (Hist)     [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Maple Falls     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Warnick (Unver)     [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Glacier     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Maple Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Point Roberts     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
South Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
 
 

Island County
 
County Website: www.islandcounty.net/
County Seat for Island:   Coupeville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Island County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Cornet (Unver)     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Marketown (Unver)     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oak Harbor     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Swantown (Unver)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
English Boom (Unver)     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Maple Grove Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
New Utsaladdy (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Terrys Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Juniper Beach     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Madrona Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Penn Cove Park (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Sunset Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Captains Choice (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Coupeville     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Coveland (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Dean Manor (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lona Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Rockaway Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Rodena Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
San de Fuca (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Sunset Terrace (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Driftwood Shores (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Port Arthur (Hist)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Prairie Center (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Camano     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ebeys Landing (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Indian Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Keystone (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Fort Casey (Unver)     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Keystone Ferry Landing (Unver)     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Saratoga Shores (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

San Juan County
 
County Website: www.co.san-juan.wa.us/
County Seat for San Juan:   Friday Harbor
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Juan County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Sea Acre (Unver)     [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Doe Bay (Unver)     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Olga     [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buckhorn (Unver)     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Thatcher (Unver)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Rosario (Unver)     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Dolphin (Unver)     [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eastsound     [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Decatur Island     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Camp Orkila (Unver)     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Port Stanley (Unver)     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Beach Haven (Unver)     [Map]     W   21 miles [33.8 km]
West Beach (Unver)     [Map]     W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Orcas     [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
West Sound (Unver)     [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Lopez Island     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Lopez     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Shaw Island     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Deer Harbor     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Waldron     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Islandale (Unver)     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Richardson (Unver)     [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Friday Harbor     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Argyle (Unver)     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lakedale (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
False Bay     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Roche Harbor     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Prevost (Unver)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Yacht Haven (Unver)     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
 

Skagit County
 
County Website: www.skagitcounty.net/
County Seat for Skagit:   Mount Vernon
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Skagit County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Samish (Unver)     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Atlanta (Hist)     [Map]     S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Blanchard (Hist)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Alger     [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Samish Island (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Equality (Hist)     [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bow     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edison Station (Unver)     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edison     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
North Beach (Unver)     [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Urban     [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sunset (Unver)     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Indian Village     [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Belfast (Unver)     [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Allen (Unver)     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cap Sante (Unver)     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leary (Unver)     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Prairie (Unver)     [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Guemes (Unver)     [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Anacortes     [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hoogdal (Unver)     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Thornwood (Unver)     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bay View     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Whitmarsh Junction (Unver)     [Map]     S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chuckanut Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fredonia (Unver)     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Howards Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Sharpes Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Whitney (Unver)     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Burlington     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Sedro-Woolley     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Sterling (Unver)     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Alexander Beach     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Avon (Hist)     [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Similk Beach     [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cokedale (Hist)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gibraltar (Unver)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Snee Oosh     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
West Shore (Unver)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dewey (Unver)     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Mount Vernon     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Swinomish Village     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Yokeko Point (Unver)     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Clear Lake     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Minkler (Unver)     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
La Conner     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Rosario Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Baker Heights (Unver)     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Shelter Bay     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Skagit City     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Lyman     [Map]     SE   23 miles [37 km]
Fish Town     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Rexville (Unver)     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Big Lake     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Day Creek (Unver)     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cedardale (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hamilton Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Conway     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hamilton     [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Montborne     [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Milltown (Unver)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake McMurray     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
McMurray (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Birdsview (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Grassmere (Unver)     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lake Cavanaugh     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Concrete     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nestos (Hist)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Van Horn (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Snohomish County
 
County Website: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/
County Seat for Snohomish:   Everett
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Snohomish County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Lake Ketchum     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
North Stanwood     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Utsalady     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
East Stanwood (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stanwood     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Florence (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Norman (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Silvana Terraces (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bryant (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Silvana     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Warm Beach     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Cicero (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Trafton (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Arlington Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Arlington     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Arlington Heights     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Oso     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in South Bellingham. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Bellingham) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Bellingham. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7190, Longitude: -122.4899     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Bellingham have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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