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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Spring Glen.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spring Glen ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Seattle. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the west of Spring Glen. Seattle has a population of 725,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Tacoma. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southwest of Spring Glen and has a population of 213,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Spring Glen and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   80,776   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bellevue   [Map]   144,444   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bothell   [Map]   45,533   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Burien   [Map]   51,671   W   23 miles [37 km]
Edmonds   [Map]   42,209   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Everett   [Map]   110,079   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Federal Way   [Map]   96,690   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kent   [Map]   128,458   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Kirkland   [Map]   88,630   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   60,296   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Marysville   [Map]   68,864   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Redmond   [Map]   64,291   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Renton   [Map]   101,379   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sammamish   [Map]   64,548   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Shoreline   [Map]   56,189   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Ames Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Carnation   [Map]   2,164   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
East Renton Highlands   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fall City   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Hobart   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Issaquah   [Map]   37,487   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mirrormont   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
North Bend   [Map]   6,821   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Pine Lake   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Preston   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Riverbend   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sahalee   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Snoqualmie   [Map]   13,500   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Tanner   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
West Lake Sammamish   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Spring Glen, please visit our County-by-County Page for Spring Glen.

King County ...

Spring Glen is located in King County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of King County: Chelan, Kittitas, Pierce & Snohomish. The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Glen ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Spring Glen.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Spring Glen.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Spring Glen. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Spring Glen. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Washington

    Washington Tourism
    Parks for Washington

    Fishing in Washington
    Hunting in Washington


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Washington

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Washington

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Washington

Airports Near Spring Glen ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Spring Glen.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bandera State Airport   [Map]   4W0   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Auburn Muni.    [Map]   S50   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Skykomish State Airport   [Map]   S88   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Spring Glen.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Spring Glen. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]   BFI   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]   SEA   WSW   22 miles [35.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Snohomish Co. Airport (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]   PAE   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pangborn Meml. (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]   EAT   E   78 miles [125.5 km]
Friday Hbr. Airport (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]   FHR   NW   85 miles [136.8 km]
Bellingham Intl. (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]   BLI   NNW   90 miles [144.8 km]
Yakima Air Terminal Airport (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]   YKM   SE   92 miles [148.1 km]
Orcas Island Airport (ESD/KORS)   [Map]   ORS   NNW   92 miles [148.1 km]
Abbotsford Intl. (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]   CYXX   NNW   103 miles [165.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Renton Muni.(ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]   RNT   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bandera State Airport   [Map]   4W0   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Boeing Fld.    [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Auburn Muni.    [Map]   S50   SW   23 miles [37 km]
Harvey Fld.    [Map]   S43   NNW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Skykomish State Airport   [Map]   S88   ENE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Vashon Muni.   [Map]   2S1   WSW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Pierce Co. Airport - Thun Fld.(ICAO: KPLU)   [Map]   PLU   SSW   37 miles [59.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

King County Intl.   (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]
        Website for King County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl.   (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]
        Website for Seattle - Tacoma International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bellingham Intl.   (BLI/KBLI)   [Map]
        Website for Bellingham International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yakima Air Terminal Airport   (YKM/KYKM)   [Map]
        Website for Yakima Air Terminal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Orcas Island Airport   (ESD/KORS)   [Map]
        Website for Orcas Island Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Abbotsford Intl.   (YXX/CYXX)   [Map]
        Website for Abbotsford International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Renton Muni.   (ICAO: KRNT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Victoria Intl.   (YYJ/CYYJ)   [Map]
        Website for Victoria International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pierce Co. Airport - Thun Fld.   (ICAO: KPLU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tacoma Narrows Airport   (ICAO: KTIW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bremerton National Airport   (PWT/KPWT)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Arlington Muni.   (ICAO: KAWO)   [Map]
        Website for Arlington Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl.   (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]
        Website for Vancouver International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Portland Intl.   (PDX/KPDX)   [Map]
        Website for Portland International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kelowna Intl.   (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
        Website for Kelowna International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Spokane Intl.   (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]
        Website for Spokane International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Snohomish Co. Airport   (PAE/KPAE)   [Map]
        Website for Snohomish County Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pangborn Meml.   (EAT/KEAT)   [Map]
        Website for Pangborn Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Friday Hbr. Airport   (FRD/KFHR)   [Map]
        Website for Friday Harbor Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Washington

About King County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spring Glen. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spring Glen.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Spring Glen. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spring Glen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Glen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5612, Longitude: -121.8615     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Glen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Spring Glen), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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