Underwood, Washington

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Underwood, Washington
Unincorporated community
Post Office
Post Office
Underwood, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Underwood, Washington
Underwood, Washington
Coordinates: 45°43′46″N 121°31′34″W / 45.72944°N 121.52611°W / 45.72944; -121.52611Coordinates: 45°43′46″N 121°31′34″W / 45.72944°N 121.52611°W / 45.72944; -121.52611
Country United States
State Washington
County Skamania
Elevation 118 ft (36 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 98651
Area code(s) 509
GNIS feature ID 1512748[1]

Underwood is an unincorporated community in Skamania County, Washington, United States. Underwood is located along Washington State Route 14 at the confluence of the White Salmon and Columbia Rivers. It is across the Columbia River from Hood River, Oregon, and 2 miles (3.2 km) west of White Salmon, Washington. Underwood has a post office with ZIP code 98651.[2]

A post office called Underwood has been in operation since 1900.[3] The community has the name of Amos Underwood, a pioneer settler.[4]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Underwood, Washington
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 25 August 2016. 
  4. ^ Meany, Edmond S. (1923). Origin of Washington geographic names. Seattle: University of Washington Press. p. 321.