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Welcome to Woodland ...

The city of Woodland is located on the Oregon border (on the Columbia River).

Woodland is primarily located in Cowlitz County<1>. A portion of Woodland extends into Clark County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Woodland has a population of 6,488 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Woodland is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Woodland is within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Woodland: 98674<4>

Websites for Woodland ...

Official Website: www.ci.woodland.wa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Woodland had an population of 6,488 people. This is an increase of 17.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 71.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Woodland had a population of 5,509 people (or 5.38% of the total population of Cowlitz County). This makes Woodland the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Woodland represents 0.08% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 115th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,509 people, the population of Woodland increased 45.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,780 people).

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

Adding Woodland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Woodland ...

While we believe that this Woodland is located in Cowlitz County, we know of another 2 Washington communities named Woodland. Those communities are located in the following counties: Snohomish and Thurston County.

Beyond Washington, there are 71 communities that are also named Woodland - they are located in Alabama (4), Arkansas (2), California (2), Connecticut, Delaware (2), Georgia (4), Idaho (2), Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota (4), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Ontario (4), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Utah (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Woodland ...

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

  • Vancouver [Clark County]
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    • Vancouver [Clark County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Woodland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 186,192 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vancouver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vancouver<6>
  • Longview [Cowlitz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longview
    • Longview [Cowlitz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longview<6>
  • Battle Ground [Clark County]
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    • Battle Ground [Clark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Woodland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battle Ground
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battle Ground<6>
  • Kelso [Cowlitz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelso
    • Kelso [Cowlitz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,438 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelso
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kelso<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ridgefield [Clark County]
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      • Ridgefield [Clark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgefield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgefield<6>
    • Scappoose [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scappoose
      • Scappoose [Columbia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,618 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scappoose
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scappoose<6>
    • Kalama [Cowlitz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalama
      • Kalama [Cowlitz County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,844 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalama
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kalama<6>
    • Rainier [Columbia County]
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      • Rainier [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,021 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainier have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainier<6>
    • Yacolt [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yacolt
      • Yacolt [Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yacolt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yacolt<6>
    • Prescott [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prescott
      • Prescott [Columbia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 63 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prescott have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prescott

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodland ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Woodland: www.ci.woodland.wa.us/

The official website for Cowlitz County: www.co.cowlitz.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 Cowlitz, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Woodland.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Woodland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Woodland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Woodland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Woodland) 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 Woodland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WoodlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9066, Longitude: -122.7464    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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