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Artesian, Washington
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Washington
County Yakima
Elevation 1,112 ft (339 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 98936
Area code(s) 509
GNIS feature ID 1514878

Artesian is an unincorporated community in Yakima County, Washington, United States, located approximately one mile east of Moxee.

The community was named by James H. Gano, because several artesian wells were found in the area. Gano established the community's post office in his home in 1900.


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