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Welcome to Touchet ...

Touchet is located in Walla Walla County<1>.

The pronunciation of Touchet: TOO-shee<2>

Touchet is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Touchet is within the boundaries of the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Touchet: 99360<4>

Communities near Touchet ...

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

  • Walla Walla [Walla Walla County]
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    • Walla Walla [Walla Walla County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Touchet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walla Walla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walla Walla<6>
  • College Place [Walla Walla County]
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    • College Place [Walla Walla County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Touchet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,491 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Place
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Place<6>
  • Milton-Freewater [Umatilla County]
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    • Milton-Freewater [Umatilla County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Touchet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton-Freewater have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton-Freewater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton-Freewater<6>
  • Athena [Umatilla County]
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    • Athena [Umatilla County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Touchet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,140 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athena have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athena<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weston [Umatilla County]
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      • Weston [Umatilla County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Touchet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 650 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<6>
    • Adams [Umatilla County]
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      • Adams [Umatilla County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Touchet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adams have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<6>
    • Helix [Umatilla County]
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      • Helix [Umatilla County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Touchet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helix have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helix
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helix<6>
    • Lowden [Walla Walla County]
    • Umapine [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Umapine
      • Umapine [Umatilla County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Touchet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Umapine
    • Calhounville [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhounville
      • Calhounville [Walla Walla County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Touchet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhounville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Touchet ...

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

Adding Touchet to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Touchet

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Walla Walla County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walla Walla County: www.co.walla-walla.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 Walla Walla, 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 Touchet. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Touchet - 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 community (such as Touchet). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Touchet 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Touchet) 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 Touchet. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TouchetOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Touchet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0400, Longitude: -118.6717    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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