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Welcome to Stanwood ...

The city of Stanwood is located on Puget Sound.

Stanwood is located in Snohomish County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stanwood has a population of 7,286 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stanwood.

The community of Stanwood is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Stanwood is located in the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Stanwood: 98292<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stanwood had an population of 7,286 people. This is an increase of 16.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 85.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stanwood had a population of 6,231 people. This makes Stanwood the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Stanwood represents 0.09% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,231 people, the population of Stanwood increased 58.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,923 people).

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

Communities Also Named Stanwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Stanwood - they are located in Iowa, Kansas, Michigan (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario (3) and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Stanwood ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stanwood.

  • Everett [Snohomish County]
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    • Everett [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Stanwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,482 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<6>
  • Marysville [Snohomish County]
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    • Marysville [Snohomish County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Stanwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71,392 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<6>
  • Mount Vernon [Skagit County]
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    • Mount Vernon [Skagit County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Stanwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
  • Oak Harbor [Island County]
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    • Oak Harbor [Island County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Stanwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Harbor<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arlington [Snohomish County]
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      • Arlington [Snohomish County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,068 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<6>
    • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sedro-Woolley
      • Sedro-Woolley [Skagit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,182 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedro-Woolley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sedro-Woolley<6>
    • Port Townsend [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Townsend
      • Port Townsend [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Townsend
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Townsend<6>
    • Burlington [Skagit County]
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      • Burlington [Skagit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<6>
    • Coupeville [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coupeville
      • Coupeville [Island County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,994 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coupeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coupeville<6>
    • Langley [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langley
      • Langley [Island County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Stanwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langley<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stanwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stanwood.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stanwood. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stanwood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stanwood. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Stanwood.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stanwood ...

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

Adding Stanwood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stanwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Stanwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Stanwood on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stanwood on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Snohomish County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Snohomish, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stanwood.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stanwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Stanwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stanwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stanwood) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stanwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StanwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2425, Longitude: -122.3707    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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