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Welcome to Weikel ...

Weikel is located in Yakima County<1>.

The location of Weikel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Weikel is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Weikel is located in the (509) area code.

Communities near Weikel ...

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

  • Yakima (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yakima
    • Yakima lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yakima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yakima<5>
  • Selah (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selah
    • Selah lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,138 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selah<5>
  • Union Gap (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Gap
    • Union Gap lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • 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<5>
  • Wapato (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapato
    • Wapato lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,980 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapato
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wapato<5>
  • Moxee (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moxee
    • Moxee lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,398 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moxee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moxee<5>
  • Tieton (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tieton
    • Tieton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tieton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tieton<5>
  • Naches (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naches
    • Naches lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 841 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naches
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naches<5>
  • Harrah (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrah
    • Harrah lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrah<5>
  • West Valley (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Valley
    • West Valley lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Valley
  • Ahtanum (5 miles [8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ahtanum
    • Ahtanum lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Weikel and is located in Yakima County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ahtanum

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weikel ...

Looking for more information about Weikel? 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.

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Weikel. 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 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weikel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Weikel) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weikel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6326, Longitude: -120.6673       In this case, the coordinates for Weikel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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