Sammamish, Washington

Sammamish: Town


Sammamish is a town located in the county of King in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 45,780. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 65,960 inhabitants.

The town was created 24 years ago in 1999.

Sammamish locator map
Location of Sammamish on Washington map.

Quick Facts about Sammamish

Population : 65,960 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : King County
Postal code : 98074–98075
Phone Area Codes : 425
Altitude : 1,772 feet / 540, 165 meters
Establishment : August 08, 1999 (24 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00, Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 23:42:05 (13th June 2024)
Population growth : 30.59% (2010-2020)
Aerial Lake Sammamish November 2011 image
Aerial Lake Sammamish November 2011
Aerial Lake Sammamish November 2011 image


Sammamish is located at 47°38'30"N 122°4'49"W (47.6417700, -122.0804000).

Sammamish map

Sammamish has 1 neighbours.

  • Issaquah A city in King County, Washington. It is located on Lake Sammamish in the northeastern part of the state. Issaquah is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Issaquah Historical Society and the Issaquah Farmers Market.


The population of Sammamish increased by 30.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 45,780 - census
2011 58,726 22.04% estimation process
2012 59,973 2.08% estimation process
2013 61,006 1.69% estimation process
2014 62,174 1.88% estimation process
2015 63,266 1.73% estimation process
2016 63,817 0.86% estimation process
2017 64,929 1.71% estimation process
2018 65,495 0.86% estimation process
2019 65,892 0.6% estimation process
2020 65,960 0.1% estimation process

Sammamish zip code is 98074. County name: King, County fips: 53033

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People born in Sammamish (5)

People born in Sammamish, including football player Max Browne, football player Kasen Williams, US association football player Harrison Kurtz, .


Schools in Sammamish

College & universities near Sammamish, WA

Code Name City ZIP
443410 DigiPen Institute of Technology Redmond (WA) 98052
234669 Bellevue College Bellevue (WA) 98007-6484
487603 Northwest University-College of Adult and Professional Studies Kirkland (WA) 98033
236133 Northwest University Kirkland (WA) 98083-0579
235699 Lake Washington Institute of Technology Kirkland (WA) 98034-8506

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sammamish, WA

Code Name Address Type
SEA King Street Station 303 South Jackson Street RAIL
SVF Seattle (Ferry - Pier 69), Washington 2701 Alaskan Way OTHER
TUK Tukwila station 7301 South 158th St. RAIL
MEE Monroe (Eastbound), WA 19746 US Highway 2 BUS
MEW Monroe, Washington 118 North Lewis St., Suite 112 BUS

Post offices near Sammamish

Post Office Name City ZIP
Redmond Post Office Redmond (WA) 98052
Crossroad Post Office Bellevue (WA) 98008
Bellevu Post Office Bellevue (WA) 98005
Bellevue Way Carrier Annex Post Office Bellevue (WA) 98004
Bellevue Carrier Annex Post Office Bellevue (WA) 98005

Other cities in King County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in King County , WA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Seattle 769,714 The eighteenth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Seattle metropolitan area.
Bellevue 148,073 The most populous city in Washington.
Kent 130,676 The fourth most populous city in King County, Washington.
Renton 101,494 The second most populous city in King County, Washington.
Federal Way 96,307 A city in King County, Washington.
Kirkland 95,431 A city in King County, Washington.
Auburn 81,024 The second most populous city in Pierce County, Washington.
Redmond 72,507 The second most populous city in King County, Washington.
Shoreline 58,197 Town in Washington
Burien 51,268 Town in Washington, United States
Bothell 47,524 A city in King County, Washington.
Issaquah 39,681 A city in King County, Washington.
West Lake Sammamish 33,929 Census designated place
Des Moines 32,389 City in Washington
SeaTac 28,904 Airport in SeaTac, Washington, USA
Maple Valley 27,544 City in King County, Washington, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Sammamish distances to largest Washington cities