US Facts       Footsteps of History       It Happened Here      
Mottos, Slogans and Nicknames       Noted Notables


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For
Cle Elum
Kittitas County, Washington


"swift water" in Kittitas Indian Tongue

Page Contents for Cle Elum, Washington

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The Washington state capital is Olympia.
The population of Cle Elum is approximately 1,800 (1994), 1872 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 887 (1990), 857 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cle Elum is 3.539 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cle Elum to Washington DC is 2390 miles.
The distance to the Washington state capital is 96 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cle Elum is positioned 47.19 degrees north of the equator and 120.93 degrees west of the prime meridian.


on Route 10 parallel to Interstate 90 in the center of the state
Return to Index

History & History Related Items

The indian name for this city describes the Yakima River, which flows from Lake Cle Elum. Here is another gold town, formed in 1883. Within three years, coal was discovered and began to be mined.
Return to Index


Iron Horse State Park

Cle Elum Historical Museum
221 E 1st St
Cle Elum, WA 98922-1103
Phone: 509-674-5702
Return to Index

Cle Elum City Government

Cle Elum City Hall
119 W 1st St
Cle Elum, WA 98922-1105
Phone: 509-674-2262

Cle Elum Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
221 E 1st St
Cle Elum, WA 98922-1103
Phone: 509-674-5958

Cle Elum Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
221 E 1st St
Cle Elum, WA 98922-1103
Phone: 509-674-5958

Cle Elum Libraries

Carpenter Memorial Library
302 N Pennsylvania Ave
Cle Elum, WA 98922-1160
Phone: 509-674-2313

Cle Elum Schools

Cle Elum Roslyn Superintendent
2690 State Route 903
Cle Elum, WA 98922-8704
Phone: 509-649-2393

Contribute information for this community or any other community on the Key To TheCity website

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! Soon!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search