A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Twisp ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Twisp has a population of 973 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Twisp.
Twisp is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Twisp lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Twisp: (509)
The ZIP code for Twisp: 98856<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Twisp had an population of 973 people. This is an increase of 5.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.73% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Twisp had a population of 919 people. This makes Twisp the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Twisp represents 0.01% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 204th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 919 people, the population of Twisp decreased 2.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 938 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Twisp.
Communities near Twisp ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Twisp.
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 Twisp. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Twisp.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Twisp. 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 Twisp.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Twisp. See our Newspapers Page for Twisp.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Twisp ...
Looking for more information about Twisp? 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 Twisp, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Twisp.
Adding Twisp to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Twisp 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 Twisp was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Twisp on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Twisp. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Okanogan County: www.okanogancounty.org/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022