Hoquiam, Washington

Hoquiam: City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States


Hoquiam is a city located in the county of Grays Harbor in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,726. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,699 inhabitants.

The city was created 133 years ago in 1889.

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Location of Hoquiam on Washington map.

Quick Facts about Hoquiam

Population : 8,699 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : Grays Harbor County
Postal code : 98550
Phone Area Codes : 360
Altitude : 66 feet / 20, 6 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1890 (133 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−07:00, UTC−08:00
Local time : 01:43:35 (21st September 2023)
Population growth : -0.31% (2010-2020)
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Hoquiam image


Hoquiam is located at 46°58'51"N 123°53'22"W (46.9809200, -123.8893300).

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According to census records, the population of Hoquiam decreased by 0.31% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,726 - census
2011 8,642 -0.97% estimation process
2012 8,550 -1.08% estimation process
2013 8,436 -1.35% estimation process
2014 8,377 -0.7% estimation process
2015 8,382 0.06% estimation process
2016 8,411 0.34% estimation process
2017 8,483 0.85% estimation process
2018 8,587 1.21% estimation process
2019 8,655 0.79% estimation process
2020 8,699 0.51% estimation process

Hoquiam zip code is 98550. County name: Grays Harbor, County fips: 53027

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People born in Hoquiam (11)

People born in Hoquiam, including Nobel Prize-winning doctor George H. Hitchings, children's writer Walt Morey, football player, coach, scout and executive Jack Elway, .


  • Howard P. Robertson (American mathematician and physicist) he was born in 27/01/1903
  • Richard McLean (American contemporary painter, printmaker, and photorealist (1934-2014)) he was born in 01/01/1934
  • Mathew Harris Ellsworth (American politician (1899-1986)) he was born in 17/09/1899
  • Ed Gayda (American professional basketball player) he was born in 11/05/1927
  • Eldon Bargewell (Recipient of the Purple Heart medal) he was born in 13/08/1947
  • Marcus E. Raichle (neuroscientist) he was born in 15/03/1937
  • Thomas J. Autzen (businessman, philanthropist) he was born in 08/06/1888
  • Art Clemente (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1925

Schools in Hoquiam

College & universities near Hoquiam, WA

Code Name City ZIP
235334 Grays Harbor College Aberdeen (WA) 98520-7599

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hoquiam, WA

Code Name Address Type
CTL Centralia station 210 Railroad Avenue RAIL
OLW Centennial Station 6600 Yelm Highway S.E. RAIL
ART Astoria Transit Center 900 Marine Drive BUS
WNT Warrenton, Oregon 695 S. Highway 101 BUS
GHT Gearhart, Oregon 4320 Highway 101, North BUS

Post offices near Hoquiam

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hoquiam Post Office Hoquiam (WA) 98550

Other cities in Grays Harbor County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Grays Harbor County , WA.

City Name Population Title
Aberdeen 16,827 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, USA
Ocean Shores 6,724 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States
Montesano 4,074 City in Washington, United States
Elma 3,378 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States
Central Park 2,685 Public park at the center of Manhattan in New York City, New York, United States
Westport 2,119 City in Washington, USA
McCleary 1,830 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States
Cosmopolis 1,680 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States
Grayland 953 Census designated place
Oakville 697 City in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hoquiam distances to largest Washington cities