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Welcome to South Seattle ...

South Seattle is located in King County.

A typical abbreviation for South Seattle: S. Seattle

South Seattle is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near South Seattle ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from South Seattle and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   80,776   S   18 miles [29 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle. 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 Seattle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Seattle ...

Looking for more information about South Seattle? 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.

Looking for more information about South Seattle? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to South Seattle, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for South Seattle.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Seattle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in South Seattle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Seattle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Seattle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5615, Longitude: -122.3129     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Seattle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Seattle.

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This page was last modified: 03 Dec 2018
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