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Welcome to Zillah ...
The pronunciation of Zillah: ZILL-uh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Zillah has a population of 3,147 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Zillah.
The origin (or the toponymy) of Zillah: Named for the daughter of Thomas F. Oakes, president of the Northern Pacific Railway.
Zillah is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Zillah lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Zillah: (509)
The ZIP code for Zillah: 98953<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Zillah had an population of 3,147 people. This is an increase of 6.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 43.18% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Zillah had a population of 2,964 people. This makes Zillah the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Zillah represents 0.04% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 141st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,964 people, the population of Zillah increased 34.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,198 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Zillah.
Communities Also Named Zillah ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Zillah - it's located in Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Zillah.
Communities near Zillah ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Zillah.
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 Zillah. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Zillah.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Zillah. 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 Zillah.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Zillah. See our Newspapers Page for Zillah.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zillah ...
Looking for more information about Zillah? 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 Zillah, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Zillah.
Adding Zillah to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Zillah 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 Zillah was
We also found Zillah on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Zillah on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022