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Sprague, Washington
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Welcome to Sprague ...

The city of Sprague is located in Lincoln County.

The pronunciation of Sprague: sprayg<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Sprague has a population of 441 people<2> (see below for details).

Sprague is 1,900 feet [579 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Sprague lies within the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Sprague: 99032<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sprague had a population of 446 people. This makes Sprague the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 446 people, the population of Sprague decreased 8.98% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 490 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sprague had an population of 441 people. This is a decrease of 1.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Sprague ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bluestem   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cheney   [Map]   12,446   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Edwall   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Harrington   [Map]   411   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lakeland Village   [Map]   ---   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lamont   [Map]   74   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sprague ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Sprague - they are located in Alabama, Manitoba, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sprague.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sprague. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sprague. 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 Sprague. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sprague ...

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

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Sprague. 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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sprague.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sprague - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Sprague). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sprague or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sprague) 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 Sprague. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sprague

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sprague. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3001, Longitude: -117.9784     [Map].

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