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Welcome to Wildwood ...

Wildwood is located in Lewis County<1>.

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

Wildwood is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Wildwood lies within the (360) area code.

Communities Also Named Wildwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Wildwood: This one is located in Lewis County and the other is located in Kitsap County.

Beyond Washington, there are 87 communities that are also named Wildwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (5), Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (7), Minnesota, Mississippi (5), Missouri (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (5), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee (4), Texas (2), Utah (4), Virginia (6) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Wildwood ...

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

  • Centralia [Lewis County]
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    • Centralia [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Wildwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,995 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centralia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centralia<5>
  • Chehalis [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chehalis
    • Chehalis [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Wildwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,825 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chehalis<5>
  • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County]
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    • Castle Rock [Cowlitz County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Wildwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,304 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castle Rock<5>
  • Napavine [Lewis County]
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    • Napavine [Lewis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Wildwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napavine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napavine<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Winlock [Lewis County]
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      • Winlock [Lewis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Wildwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winlock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winlock<5>
    • Toledo [Lewis County]
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      • Toledo [Lewis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Wildwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 785 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<5>
    • Pe Ell [Lewis County]
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      • Pe Ell [Lewis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Wildwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 683 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pe Ell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pe Ell<5>
    • Vader [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vader
      • Vader [Lewis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Wildwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vader<5>
    • Ryderwood [Cowlitz County]
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      • Ryderwood [Cowlitz County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Wildwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ryderwood
    • Curtis [Lewis County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wildwood ...

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

Adding Wildwood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wildwood 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 Wildwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Lewis County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wildwood. 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 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 Wildwood - 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- Wildwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wildwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4596, Longitude: -123.0901       In this case, the coordinates for Wildwood 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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