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Welcome to West Valley ...

West Valley is located in Yakima County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Valley: W. Valley

West Valley is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for West Valley: (509)

Communities Also Named West Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named West Valley - they are located in Arkansas, Minnesota, Montana, New York, Pennsylvania and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for West Valley.

Communities near West Valley ...

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

  • Yakima [Yakima County]
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    • Yakima [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of West Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,322 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yakima<5>
  • Selah [Yakima County]
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    • Selah [Yakima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of West Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,138 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selah<5>
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of West Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,160 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Gap<5>
  • Wapato [Yakima County]
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    • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of West Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,980 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wapato<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moxee [Yakima County]
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      • Moxee [Yakima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of West Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,398 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moxee<5>
    • Tieton [Yakima County]
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      • Tieton [Yakima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of West Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tieton<5>
    • Naches [Yakima County]
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      • Naches [Yakima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of West Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 841 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naches<5>
    • Harrah [Yakima County]
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      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of West Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 638 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrah<5>
    • Gleed [Yakima County]
    • Gromore [Yakima County]
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      • Gromore [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of West Valley
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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 West Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Valley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Valley ...

Looking for more information about West Valley? 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 West Valley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Valley.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Valley. 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 West Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- West Valley) 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 West Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West ValleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5921, Longitude: -120.6051       In this case, the coordinates for West Valley 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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