Alder, Washington

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Alder, Washington
CDP
Alder, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Alder, Washington
Alder, Washington
Location within the state of Washington
Coordinates: 46°47′16″N 122°15′58″W / 46.78778°N 122.26611°W / 46.78778; -122.26611Coordinates: 46°47′16″N 122°15′58″W / 46.78778°N 122.26611°W / 46.78778; -122.26611
Country United States
State Washington
County Pierce
Area
 • Total 3.24 sq mi (8.4 km2)
 • Land 3.21 sq mi (8.3 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation 1,237 ft (377 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 227
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 98335
Area code(s) 360

Alder is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 227 at the 2010 census. The community is located along the shore of Alder Lake on State Route Highway 7 near the entrance to Mount Rainier National Park.

Geography[edit]

Alder is located at 46°47′16″N 122°15′58″W / 46.78778°N 122.26611°W / 46.78778; -122.26611 (46.787849, -122.26619).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.24 square miles (8.4 km²), of which, 3.21 square miles (8.3 km²) of it is land and 0.03 square miles (0.08 km²) of it (0.83%) is water.

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