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Welcome to Tieton ...

The town of Tieton is located in Yakima County<1>.

The pronunciation of Tieton: TY-uh-tuhn<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tieton has a population of 1,314 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Tieton is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Tieton: (509)

The ZIP code for Tieton: 98947<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tieton had an population of 1,314 people. This is an increase of 10.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tieton had a population of 1,191 people. This makes Tieton the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Tieton represents 0.02% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 190th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,191 people, the population of Tieton increased 3.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,154 people).

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

Communities near Tieton ...

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

  • Yakima [Yakima County]
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    • Yakima [Yakima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yakima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yakima<7>
  • Selah [Yakima County]
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    • Selah [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Tieton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,138 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selah<7>
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,160 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Gap
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Gap<7>
  • Eschbach [Yakima County]
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    • Eschbach [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Tieton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eschbach have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gleed [Yakima County]
    • Gromore [Yakima County]
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      • Gromore [Yakima County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Tieton
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    • Summitview [Yakima County]
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      • Summitview [Yakima County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summitview have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Valley [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Valley
      • West Valley [Yakima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ahtanum [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ahtanum
      • Ahtanum [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
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    • Fruitvale [Yakima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitvale
      • Fruitvale [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Tieton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruitvale have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitvale

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 Tieton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tieton.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tieton. See our Newspapers Page for Tieton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tieton ...

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

Adding Tieton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Tieton 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 Tieton was on a map titled Map of Washington (from Mobile Oil, 1949).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.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 Yakima, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Tieton. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tieton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tieton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as Tieton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tieton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tieton) 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 Tieton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TietonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tieton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7039, Longitude: -120.7575    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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