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Welcome to South Cle Elum ...

The town of South Cle Elum is located in Kittitas County.

A typical abbreviation for South Cle Elum: S. Cle Elum

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, South Cle Elum has a population of 560 people<1> (see below for details).

South Cle Elum is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for South Cle Elum: 98943<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Cle Elum had a population of 532 people. This makes South Cle Elum the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 532 people, the population of South Cle Elum increased 16.41% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 457 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, South Cle Elum had an population of 560 people. This is an increase of 5.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.54% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Cle Elum.

Communities near South Cle Elum ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cabin Creek   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Easton   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ellensburg   [Map]   20,326   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Kittitas   [Map]   1,491   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lester - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Liberty   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for South Cle Elum.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around South Cle Elum. We make it easy 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 South Cle Elum. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around South Cle Elum.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for South Cle Elum:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Cle Elum ...

Looking for more information about South Cle Elum? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for South Cle Elum, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for South Cle Elum.

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

The official website for Kittitas County: www.co.kittitas.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 South Cle Elum.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Cle Elum - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 town (such as South Cle Elum). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Cle Elum or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in South Cle Elum. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Cle Elum) 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 South Cle Elum. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Cle Elum

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Cle Elum. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1872, Longitude: -120.9501     [Map].

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