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Welcome to Sultan ...

The city of Sultan is located on Puget Sound.

Sultan is located in Snohomish County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sultan has a population of 5,433 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Sultan is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Sultan: 98294<4>

Websites for Sultan ...

Official Website: www.cityofsultan.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sultan had an population of 5,433 people. This is an increase of 16.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 62.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sultan had a population of 4,651 people. This makes Sultan the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Sultan represents 0.07% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 122nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,651 people, the population of Sultan increased 39.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,344 people).

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

Communities Also Named Sultan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Sultan - they are located in Minnesota, Ontario and Utah.

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

Communities near Sultan ...

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

  • Everett [Snohomish County]
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    • Everett [Snohomish County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Sultan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,482 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<6>
  • Redmond [King County]
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    • Redmond [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Sultan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<6>
  • Bothell [King County]
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    • Bothell [King County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Sultan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,524 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bothell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bothell<6>
  • Lake Stevens [Snohomish County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Stevens
    • Lake Stevens [Snohomish County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Sultan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Stevens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Stevens<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mill Creek [Snohomish County]
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      • Mill Creek [Snohomish County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Creek<6>
    • Monroe [Snohomish County]
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      • Monroe [Snohomish County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,681 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<6>
    • Woodinville [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodinville
      • Woodinville [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,980 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodinville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodinville<6>
    • Snohomish [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snohomish
      • Snohomish [Snohomish County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snohomish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snohomish<6>
    • Duvall [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duvall
      • Duvall [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duvall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duvall<6>
    • Granite Falls [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granite Falls
      • Granite Falls [Snohomish County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Sultan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,585 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Falls<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 Sultan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sultan.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sultan. 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 Sultan.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sultan. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sultan.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sultan ...

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

Adding Sultan to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sultan 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 Sultan was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Snohomish County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sultan: www.cityofsultan.com/

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 Sultan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sultan - 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 Sultan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sultan 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- Sultan) 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 Sultan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SultanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sultan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8655, Longitude: -121.8146    
<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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