Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington

Lynden: City in Washington, United States

About

Lynden is a city located in the county of Whatcom in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,951 and a population density of 874 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 15,408 inhabitants.

The city was created 148 years ago in 1873.

Quick Facts about Lynden

Population : 15,408 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : Whatcom County
Postal code : 98264
Phone Area Codes : 360
Area : 13.68 km2
Altitude : 108 feet / 33 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1874 (148 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00, UTC−07:00
Local time : 13:16:57 (18th August 2022)
Density : 1,126 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 22.44% (2010-2020)
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Location of Lynden on Washington map.
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Geography

Lynden is located at 48°56'47"N 122°27'8"W (48.9465000, -122.4521100).

Lynden map

Demographics

The population of Lynden increased by 22.44% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,951 - census
2011 12,251 2.45% estimation process
2012 12,575 2.58% estimation process
2013 12,807 1.81% estimation process
2014 13,080 2.09% estimation process
2015 13,393 2.34% estimation process
2016 13,834 3.19% estimation process
2017 14,282 3.14% estimation process
2018 14,725 3.01% estimation process
2019 15,223 3.27% estimation process
2020 15,408 1.2% estimation process

Lynden zip code is 98264. County name: Whatcom, County fips: 53073

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People born in Lynden (6)

People born in Lynden, including historian Gordon Wright, politician Vincent Buys, Chief of the Nooksack Indians Yelkanum Seclamatan, .

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Schools in Lynden

College & universities near Lynden, WA

Code Name City ZIP
237039 Whatcom Community College Bellingham (WA) 98226

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lynden, WA

Code Name Address Type
BEL Bellingham station 401 Harris Avenue RAIL
MVW Skagit Transportation Center 105 East Kincaid St. RAIL
STW Stanwood station 27111 Florence Way RAIL
EVR Everett Station 3201 Smith Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Lynden

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lynden Post Office Lynden (WA) 98264

Other cities in Whatcom County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Whatcom County , WA.

City Name Population Title
Bellingham 93,955 City in, and the county seat of, Whatcom County in the State of Washington, United States
Ferndale 15,531 City in Whatcom County, Washington, United States
Birch Bay 8,413 Census designated place
Sudden Valley 6,441 Census designated place
Blaine 5,638 City in Whatcom County, Washington, United States
Everson 2,888 Small city in Washington
Nooksack 1,659 Small city in Washington
Sumas 1,629 Small city in Washington

Distance to Other Cities

Lynden distances to largest Washington cities