Palisades, Washington

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Not to be confused with The Palisades, Washington, D.C..
Palisades, Washington
Unincorporated community
Palisades is located in Washington (state)
Palisades
Palisades
Coordinates: 47°25′08″N 119°54′52″W / 47.41889°N 119.91444°W / 47.41889; -119.91444Coordinates: 47°25′08″N 119°54′52″W / 47.41889°N 119.91444°W / 47.41889; -119.91444
Country United States
State Washington
County Douglas
Elevation 981 ft (299 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 98845
Area code(s) 509
GNIS feature ID 1531057[1]

Palisades is an unincorporated community in Douglas County, Washington, United States. Palisades is 17.5 miles (28.2 km) east of East Wenatchee. Palisades has a post office with ZIP code 98845.[2]

A post office called Palisades was established in 1908.[3] The community was named for a nearby rock formation.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Palisades, Washington
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 
  4. ^ Meany, Edmond S. (1923). Origin of Washington geographic names. Seattle: University of Washington Press. p. 206.