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Census Data for Whelan ...

As far as we can tell, Whelan has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Whelan, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Pullman (Whitman County)
  • Moscow (Latah County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Whelan and is located in Latah County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow<2>
  • Albion (Whitman County)
  • Palouse (Whitman County)
  • Colfax (Whitman County)
  • Onaway (Latah County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onaway
    • Onaway lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Whelan and is located in Latah County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onaway have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onaway
  • Potlatch (Latah County)
  • Colton (Whitman County)
  • Garfield (Whitman County)
  • Troy (Latah County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Whelan and is located in Latah County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<2>
  • Uniontown (Whitman County)
  • Genesee (Latah County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Genesee
    • Genesee lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Whelan and is located in Latah County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Genesee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Genesee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Genesee<2>
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    • Farmington (Whitman County)
    • Juliaetta (Latah County)
    • Kendrick (Latah County)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kendrick
      • Kendrick lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Whelan and is located in Latah County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kendrick have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kendrick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kendrick<2>

Whitman County ...

Whelan is located in Whitman County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Whitman County.

Miscellaneous Information for Whelan ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Whitman County or the community of Whelan:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Whelan:
    • GNIS ID for Whelan: 1511424
    • GNIS ID for Whitman County: 1533501
    • GNIS ID for State of Washington: 1779804
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Whelan is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #9 (the Pacific Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Whelan.

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Mentions & References for Whelan

The Communities of Washington

About Whitman County

About Washington

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

The official website for Whitman County: www.whitmancounty.org/

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Whelan) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whelan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7841, Longitude: -117.1166       In this case, the coordinates for Whelan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Whitman, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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