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Welcome to South Park Village ...

Although we found mention of South Park Village during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how South Park Village was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists.

We've added South Park Village to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with South Park Village, please Contact Us.




A typical abbreviation for South Park Village: S. Park Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Time Zone: The area where we believe that South Park Village might be (or was) located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near South Park Village ...

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 going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   E   18 miles [29 km]
Bremerton   [Map]   41,041   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Des Moines   [Map]   31,238   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Park Village. 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 Park Village. 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 Park Village.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for South Park Village:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Park Village ...

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

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The official website for State of Washington: www.access.wa.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past South Park Village and then turned west". While South Park Village could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added South Park Village as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that South Park Village could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Park Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5340, Longitude: -122.5757     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Park Village.

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