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Welcome to Upper Fairfax ...

Upper Fairfax is located in Pierce County.

Upper Fairfax is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Upper Fairfax ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Upper Fairfax and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bonney Lake   [Map]   20,675   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Buckley   [Map]   4,819   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Carbonado   [Map]   701   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Eatonville   [Map]   2,991   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Enumclaw   [Map]   11,784   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Orting   [Map]   7,983   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Upper Fairfax.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Upper Fairfax. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Upper Fairfax. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Upper Fairfax.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Upper Fairfax:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Upper Fairfax ...

Looking for more information about Upper Fairfax? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Upper Fairfax? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Upper Fairfax, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Upper Fairfax.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pierce County: www.co.pierce.wa.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Upper Fairfax. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Upper Fairfax) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Upper Fairfax. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0057, Longitude: -122.0004     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Upper Fairfax have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Upper Fairfax.

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This page was last modified: 13 Nov 2018
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