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Moses Lake
Grant County, Washington


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Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Washington state capital is Olympia.
The population of Moses Lake is approximately 14,000 (2000), 20366 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,635 (1990), 7600 (2010).
The amount of land area in Moses Lake is 23.616 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 4.262 sq kilometers.
The distance from Moses Lake to Washington DC is 2304 miles.
The distance to the Washington state capital is 176 miles. (as the crow flies)
Moses Lake is positioned 47.11 degrees north of the equator and 119.28 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in central Washington
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Moses Lake.

An Indian Chief, Sulktalthscosum, was named "Moses" by the local christian missionaries. He was honored in several places using his new name rather than his birth name of Sulktalthscosum.
The citizens of the hamlet of Neppel voted, in 1938, to rename their community in honor of Chief Moses and the city became known as Moses Lake.
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Adam East Museum and Art Center
122 W. 3rd Ave.
Moses Lake, WA
Phone: 509-766-9395
See American Indian artifacts and exhibits as well as local history and art.

Attractions in the area.

Port of Moses Lake
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Moses Lake City Government

City of Moses Lake
Toll-free: 800-992-6234

Moses Lake City Clerk
321 S. Balsam St.
Moses Lake, WA 98837-1762
Phone: 509-766-9249

Moses Lake Parks & Recreation Department
401 S. Balsam
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Phone: 509.766.9240

Moses Lake Police Department
P.O. Box 1579
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Phone: 509.766.9230
Official site of the Moses Lake Police Department.

Moses Lake Chamber

Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce
324 S. Pioneer Way
Moses Lake, WA 98837-1737
Phone: 509-765-7888

Moses Lake Organizations

Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce
324 S. Pioneer Way
Moses Lake, WA 98837-1737
Phone: 509-765-7888

Moses Lake Libraries

Moses Lake Library
418 E. 5th Ave.
Moses Lake, WA 98837-1750
Phone: 509-765-3489

Moses Lake Schools

Moses Lake School District
920 West Ivy
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Phone: 509.766.2650


Big Bend Community College
7662 Chanute St NE
Moses Lake, WA 98837-3293
Phone: 509-762-5351 Moses Lake


The population of Moses Lake was:
1990 - 11,235
2000 - 14,000

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