Amboy

About Amboy, WA

Amboy, WAAmboy is located in northern Clark County at the junction of Chelatchie Creek and Cedar Creek, a west-flowing tributary of the Lewis River. Washington State Route 503 passes through the community, leading southwest 11 miles to Lewisville and northeast 11 miles to Yale. Amboy is located around 30 miles northeast of Vancouver, Washington.

According to the United States Census Bureau, in 2010 the Amboy CDP had a total area of 10.0 square miles, of which 0.02 square miles, or 0.16%, is water. This was a reduction from a total area of 14.3 square miles at the 2000 census.

Amboy was named by Amos M. Ball, who settled in the area in 1879 and whose family operated the Post Office after it was established in 1880. According to some sources, there were several settlers in the area, including Ball, with the initials A.M.B., who referred to themselves as the A.M. Boys. Reportedly, Ball named the town after that group. Another story states that the town was named after Ball’s son, referred to by locals as the A.M. Boy.

A historical church known as the Amboy United Brethren Church was built in 1910 and converted into a museum in 2000.

Some Real Estate Listings in Amboy

Price $699,947
Beds 3
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 1,960
Status Active
MLS # 22679949
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $1,155,000
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,180
Status Active
MLS # 22109280
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $699,000
Beds 2
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,453
Status Active
MLS # 22478697
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $120,000
Beds 1
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 460
Status Pending
MLS # 22010527
Property Type Manufacturedhomeinpark
 
 
Price $879,500
Beds 5
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 3,415
Status Active
MLS # 21576246
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $899,000
Beds 4
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 2,856
Status Active
MLS # 22471137
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $799,900
Beds 4
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 3,019
Status Active
MLS # 22075694
Property Type Manufacturedhomeonrealproperty
 
 
Price $475,000
Beds 4
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 2,326
Status Active
MLS # 22594484
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $1,200,000
Beds 5
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 3,704
Status Active
MLS # 22072662
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $679,900
Beds 4
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 2,767
Status Active
MLS # 22367174
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 
Price $397,500
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,149
Status Pending
MLS # 22585649
Property Type Manufacturedhomeonrealproperty
 
 
Price $414,900
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 2,002
Status Pending
MLS # 22567394
Property Type Singlefamilyresidence
 
 

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