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(Whatcom County)

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Located in: Whatcom County (see below)

Time Zone: Sunnyside lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT)

Telephone Area Code: (360)

Elevation: 310 feet [94.49 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within 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).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   48° 43' 52"
Lon:   -122° 18' 55"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Lake Whatcom

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Sunnyside

GNIS ID:   1511347
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sunnyside)


About Whatcom County

The community of Bellingham is the County Seat for Whatcom County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Whatcom)

Population

2017:<4>     221,404   (10.07% increase since 2010)  
2010:     201,140   (20.58% increase since 2000)
2000:     166,814

Total Area:<5>   2,503 sq. miles [6,484 km²]   - of which 15.84% is water (396.6 sq. miles [1,027.2 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   90,665

Official Website:   www.co.whatcom.wa.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Whatcom

GNIS ID:   1529224
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sunnyside)


About Washington

From the US Census

Population

2017:     7,405,743   (10.13% increase since 2010)  
2010:     6,724,540   (14.09% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,894,121

Websites for State of Washington

Official Website:   www.access.wa.gov/
Tourism:   www.experiencewa.com/
Parks:   www.parks.wa.gov/
Fishing:   wdfw.wa.gov/fishing/
Hunting:   wdfw.wa.gov/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Washington

GNIS ID:   1779804
FIPS State:   53

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sunnyside)

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

The official website for Whatcom County: www.co.whatcom.wa.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sunnyside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Sunnyside, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Sunnyside.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Sunnyside. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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