Lacey, Washington

Lacey: The most populous city in Thurston County, Washington. It is located on Puget Sound in southwestern Washington. Lacey is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Lacey Museum and the Lacey Arts Festival.


Lacey is a city located in the county of Thurston in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 42,393. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 54,178 inhabitants.

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Location of Lacey on Washington map.

Quick Facts about Lacey

Population : 54,178 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : Thurston County
Postal code : 98516
Phone Area Codes : 360
Altitude : 666 feet / 203, 62 meters
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−07:00, UTC−08:00
Local time : 05:31:13 (1st October 2023)
Population growth : 21.75% (2010-2020)
Weather : 41℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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St.Martin%27s College - panoramio image


Lacey is located at 47°2'3"N 122°49'23"W (47.0342600, -122.8231900).

Lacey map


Lacey forecast: Mostly clear. Low around 41, with temperatures rising to around 43 overnight. North wind 0 to 5 mph. more


The population of Lacey increased by 21.75% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 42,393 - census
2011 43,423 2.37% estimation process
2012 43,947 1.19% estimation process
2013 44,761 1.82% estimation process
2014 45,271 1.13% estimation process
2015 46,071 1.74% estimation process
2016 47,309 2.62% estimation process
2017 49,632 4.68% estimation process
2018 50,600 1.91% estimation process
2019 52,592 3.79% estimation process
2020 54,178 2.93% estimation process

Lacey zip code is 98503. County name: Thurston, County fips: 53067

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People born in Lacey (2)

People born in Lacey, including soccer player-coach Tom Dutra, association football player Kasey French, .


Schools in Lacey

College & universities near Lacey, WA

Code Name City ZIP
236452 Saint Martin's University Lacey (WA) 98503-7500
488271 Fosbre Academy of Hair Design Olympia (WA) 98501-1018
236656 South Puget Sound Community College Olympia (WA) 98512-6292
235167 The Evergreen State College Olympia (WA) 98505-0001
235237 Pierce College-Fort Steilacoom Lakewood (WA) 98498-1999

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lacey, WA

Code Name Address Type
OLW Centennial Station 6600 Yelm Highway S.E. RAIL
CTL Centralia station 210 Railroad Avenue RAIL
TAC Tacoma Dome Station 1001 Puyallup Avenue RAIL
TUK Tukwila station 7301 South 158th St. RAIL
SEA King Street Station 303 South Jackson Street RAIL

Post offices near Lacey

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lacey Post Office Lacey (WA) 98503
Olympia Post Office Olympia (WA) 98501
East Olympia Post Office East Olympia (WA) 98540
Tumwater Post Office Tumwater (WA) 98501
Westside Olympia Post Office Olympia (WA) 98502

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Thurston County

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

City Name Population Title
Olympia 53,620 The capital of Washington state.
Tumwater 24,272 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Yelm 9,591 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Grand Mound 2,981 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
North Yelm 2,906 Census designated place
Rainier 2,350 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Tenino 1,867 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Bucoda 591 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lacey distances to largest Washington cities