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Nearest Communities to Sunnyside, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Sunnyside, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Sunnyside:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Sunnyside and not the distance if you drove it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Sunnyside is located in Whatcom County.

The following 3 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Whatcom County: Okanogan, San Juan & Skagit.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 238 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Sunnyside. Of these communities, 153 are located in counties other than Whatcom County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Sunnyside (which is Whatcom County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Sunnyside. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Island County  
San Juan County  
Skagit County  
Snohomish County  


Whatcom County     (The county where Sunnyside resides)
 
County Website: www.co.whatcom.wa.us/
County Seat for Whatcom:   Bellingham
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whatcom County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Sudden Valley     [Map]     SW   Less than 2 miles
Agate Bay (Unver)     [Map]     NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Blue Canyon (Hist)     [Map]     SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Geneva     [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Larson Mill (Unver)     [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Acme     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Clipper     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Comar (Unver)     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Standard Crossing (Unver)     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Forest Ridge (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Silver Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
Van Zandt (Unver)     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Alabama Hill (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dewey (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Noon (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Van Wyck (Unver)     [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Doran (Unver)     [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mirror Lake (Unver)     [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saxon (Unver)     [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Eureka (Unver)     [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lakeway (Unver)     [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Roosevelt (Unver)     [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cedarville (Unver)     [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Nugents Corner (Unver)     [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wahl (Unver)     [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Deming     [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Wickersham (Unver)     [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bellingham     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Happy Valley (Unver)     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
South Bellingham (Unver)     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Washington Colony (Hist)     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Goshen (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lawrence (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Parkview (Unver)     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chuckanut (Unver)     [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chuckanut Village     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Edgemoor (Unver)     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairhaven (Unver)     [Map]     W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Victor (Unver)     [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Alderwood (Unver)     [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Birchwood (Unver)     [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kulshan (Unver)     [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Welcome (Unver)     [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Laurel (Unver)     [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Strandell (Unver)     [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Brennan (Unver)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marietta (Unver)     [Map]     W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Everson     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nooksack     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nooksack Salmon Hatchery (Unver)     [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greenwood (Unver)     [Map]     NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hampton (Unver)     [Map]     N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lummi     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Balford (Unver)     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kendall     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ferndale     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Northwood (Unver)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Peaceful Valley     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lynden     [Map]     NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Beach (Unver)     [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lummi Island     [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clearbrook     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Columbia (Unver)     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Limestone Junction (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Maple Falls     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sumas     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Warnick (Unver)     [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Mountain View (Unver)     [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Neptune Beach (Unver)     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Custer     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delta (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Glacier     [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kickerville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pleasant Valley (Unver)     [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Haynie (Unver)     [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Birch Bay     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Birch Bay Circle Grange (Unver)     [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cottonwood Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hillsdale (Unver)     [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Blaine     [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Semiahmoo (Hist)     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Boundary (Unver)     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Maple Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
South Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Point Roberts     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Island County
 
County Website: www.islandcounty.net/
County Seat for Island:   Coupeville
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Island County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Cornet (Unver)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
English Boom (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marketown (Unver)     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Oak Harbor     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Juniper Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Maple Grove Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
New Utsaladdy (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Terrys Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Swantown (Unver)     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Lona Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Madrona Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Driftwood Shores (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rockaway Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Sunset Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Penn Cove Park (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rodena Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Captains Choice (Unver)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Camano     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Coupeville     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Coveland (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Dean Manor (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Prairie Center (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
San de Fuca (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sunset Terrace (Unver)     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Indian Beach (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Port Arthur (Hist)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

San Juan County
 
County Website: www.co.san-juan.wa.us/
County Seat for San Juan:   Friday Harbor
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Juan County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Sea Acre (Unver)     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Doe Bay (Unver)     [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Olga     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Thatcher (Unver)     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Buckhorn (Unver)     [Map]     W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Eastsound     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Rosario (Unver)     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Decatur Island     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Dolphin (Unver)     [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Port Stanley (Unver)     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Camp Orkila (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Beach Haven (Unver)     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
West Beach (Unver)     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lopez Island     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lopez     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Orcas     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
West Sound (Unver)     [Map]     W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Islandale (Unver)     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Deer Harbor     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shaw Island     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Richardson (Unver)     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Waldron     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Friday Harbor     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Argyle (Unver)     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lakedale (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
False Bay     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Roche Harbor     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Prevost (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Yacht Haven (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Skagit County
 
County Website: www.skagitcounty.net/
County Seat for Skagit:   Mount Vernon
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Skagit County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Alger     [Map]     S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Prairie (Unver)     [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Samish (Unver)     [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Thornwood (Unver)     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Atlanta (Hist)     [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Blanchard (Hist)     [Map]     SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Equality (Hist)     [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Belfast (Unver)     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bow     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hoogdal (Unver)     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edison Station (Unver)     [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sunset (Unver)     [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Edison     [Map]     SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Samish Island (Unver)     [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Allen (Unver)     [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cokedale (Hist)     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chuckanut Junction (Unver)     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sedro-Woolley     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sterling (Unver)     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burlington     [Map]     S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Minkler (Unver)     [Map]     SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Leary (Unver)     [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clear Lake     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Lyman     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Bay View     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Indian Village     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
North Beach (Unver)     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Urban     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Day Creek (Unver)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hamilton Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cap Sante (Unver)     [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Guemes (Unver)     [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Avon (Hist)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Baker Heights (Unver)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fredonia (Unver)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Whitney (Unver)     [Map]     S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hamilton     [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Anacortes     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Whitmarsh Junction (Unver)     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Mount Vernon     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Big Lake     [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Howards Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Sharpes Corner (Unver)     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Similk Beach     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Alexander Beach     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Snee Oosh     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
West Shore (Unver)     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
La Conner     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Montborne     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Skagit City     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Swinomish Village     [Map]     S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Birdsview (Unver)     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gibraltar (Unver)     [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Cedardale (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Rexville (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Shelter Bay     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Dewey (Unver)     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Yokeko Point (Unver)     [Map]     SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Fish Town     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Rosario Beach (Unver)     [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Conway     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Grassmere (Unver)     [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
McMurray (Unver)     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Concrete     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Lake McMurray     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Milltown (Unver)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lake Cavanaugh     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Van Horn (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Nestos (Hist)     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Rockport     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Sauk (Unver)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Snohomish County
 
County Website: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/
County Seat for Snohomish:   Everett
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Washington       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Snohomish County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
Note: The western boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound and the Canadian Province of British Columbia lies to the north.
 
  DirectionDistance
Lake Ketchum     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
North Stanwood     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
East Stanwood (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stanwood     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Utsalady     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Bryant (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cicero (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Florence (Unver)     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Norman (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Silvana Terraces (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Silvana     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Trafton (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Oso     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Arlington Junction (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Arlington     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Halterman (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Arlington Heights     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Warm Beach     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Hazel (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Rowan (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Tulker (Unver)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Edgecomb (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
English (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lake Goodwin     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Lakewood     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Totem Park (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Swede Heaven     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]

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<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Sunnyside. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunnyside) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunnyside. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7312, Longitude: -122.3154     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunnyside have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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This page was last modified: 15 Oct 2018
By John Hall