|Elevation||2,310 ft (700 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1509005|
Thornton is an unincorporated community in Whitman County, Washington, United States. Founded in 1889 by P.M. Sheehan, Thornton is located near U.S. Route 195, 7 miles (11 km) west of Oakesdale. Thornton has a post office with ZIP code 99176.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Thornton, Washington
- Majors, Harry M. (1975). Exploring Washington. Van Winkle Publishing Co. p. 112. ISBN 978-0-918664-00-6.
- ZIP Code Lookup
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