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Welcome to Vader ...

The city of Vader is located in Lewis County<1>.

The pronunciation of Vader: VAY-der<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Vader has a population of 666 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Vader is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Vader is within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Vader: 98593<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Vader had an population of 666 people. This is an increase of 7.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.88% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vader had a population of 621 people. This makes Vader the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 621 people, the population of Vader increased 5.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 590 people).

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

Communities near Vader ...

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

  • Longview [Cowlitz County]
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    • Longview [Cowlitz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Vader
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,515 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longview<7>
  • Kelso [Cowlitz County]
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    • Kelso [Cowlitz County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Vader
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,438 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kelso<7>
  • Chehalis [Lewis County]
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    • Chehalis [Lewis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Vader
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,825 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chehalis<7>
  • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County]
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    • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Vader
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,304 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castle Rock<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Napavine [Lewis County]
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      • Napavine [Lewis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Vader
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,042 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napavine<7>
    • Winlock [Lewis County]
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      • Winlock [Lewis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Vader
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winlock<7>
    • Toledo [Lewis County]
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      • Toledo [Lewis County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Vader
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 785 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<7>
    • Pe Ell [Lewis County]
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      • Pe Ell [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Vader
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 683 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pe Ell<7>
    • Ryderwood [Cowlitz County]
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      • Ryderwood [Cowlitz County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Vader
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    • Saint Urban [Lewis County]
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      • Saint Urban [Lewis County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Vader
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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 Vader. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vader.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vader ...

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

Adding Vader to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Vader 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 Vader was

We also found Vader

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

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About Lewis County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis County: www.co.lewis.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 Lewis, 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 Vader. 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 Vader.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vader - 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 city (such as Vader). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vader 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 from Point A (ie- Vader) 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 Vader. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VaderOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vader. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4020, Longitude: -122.9589    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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