Meadowdale, Washington

Summary

Meadowdale, Washington
Meadowdale, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Meadowdale, Washington
Meadowdale, Washington
Coordinates: 47°51′30″N 122°18′58″W / 47.85833°N 122.31611°W / 47.85833; -122.31611Coordinates: 47°51′30″N 122°18′58″W / 47.85833°N 122.31611°W / 47.85833; -122.31611
Country United States
State Washington
CountySnohomish
Area
 • Total1.07 sq mi (2.8 km2)
 • Land1.07 sq mi (2.8 km2)
Elevation
449 ft (137 m)
Population
 • Total2,826
 • Density2,600/sq mi (1,000/km2)
 • Summer (DST)Pacific
Area code(s)425

Meadowdale is a CDP located in Snohomish County, Washington. In 2010, it had a population of 2,826. It was the first incorporated city in Snohomish County [1]

A post office called Meadowdale was established in 1904, and remained in operation until 1938.[2] The community was named for a meadow near the original town site.[3]

Geography

Meadowdale is located at coordinates 47°51'30"N 122°18'58"W. The land area is 1.07 sq. miles.[4]

References

  1. ^ Caryl, Delmar H., ""With Angels to the Rear: An Informal Portrait of Early Meadowdale"", Dilemma Press, 1960, ISBN 978-0877704751
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  3. ^ Meany, Edmond S. (1923). Origin of Washington geographic names. Seattle: University of Washington Press. p. 162.
  4. ^ "Meadowdale, Washington". Retrieved 18 August 2014.