Rainier, Thurston County, Washington

Rainier: City in Thurston County, Washington, United States

About

Rainier is a city located in the county of Thurston in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,794. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,350 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Rainier

Population : 2,350 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : Thurston County
Postal code : 98576
Phone Area Codes : 360
Altitude : 1,421 feet / 433, 132 meters
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00, UTC−07:00
Local time : 18:07:07 (1st July 2022)
Population growth : 23.66% (2010-2020)
Rainier locator map
Location of Rainier on Washington map.
1915 Historic Schoolhouse image
1915 Historic Schoolhouse
1915 Historic Schoolhouse image

Geography

Rainier is located at 46°53'17"N 122°41'18"W (46.8881500, -122.6884600).

Rainier map

Demographics

The population of Rainier increased by 23.66% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,794 - census
2011 1,860 3.55% estimation process
2012 1,887 1.43% estimation process
2013 1,922 1.82% estimation process
2014 1,937 0.77% estimation process
2015 1,974 1.87% estimation process
2016 2,001 1.35% estimation process
2017 2,115 5.39% estimation process
2018 2,189 3.38% estimation process
2019 2,287 4.29% estimation process
2020 2,350 2.68% estimation process

Rainier zip code is 98576. County name: Thurston, County fips: 53067

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People born in Rainier (1)

American boxer Eloy Pérez was born in Rainier

Schools in Rainier

College & universities near Rainier, WA

Code Name City ZIP
236452 Saint Martin's University Lacey (WA) 98503-7500

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rainier, 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 Rainier

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rainier Post Office Rainier (WA) 98576
Yelm Post Office Yelm (WA) 98597
Mckenna Post Office McKenna (WA) 98558
Tenin Post Office Tenino (WA) 98589
East Olympia Post Office East Olympia (WA) 98540

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
Lacey 54,178 City in Washington, United States
Olympia 53,620 City in and county seat of Thurston County, Washington, United States, and Washington federated state capital city
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
Tenino 1,867 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Bucoda 591 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rainier distances to largest Washington cities