Lynden is the second largest city in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. Named and established in 1874 on the site of the Nooksack Indian village Squahalish, the town of Lynden began as a Dutch pioneer settlement headed by Holden and Phoebe Judson.
Lynden is a picturesque town, surrounded by beautiful well kept home developments, the Homestead Golf Course, and then a rural farming community stretches out towards Bellingham and Everson.
The last census showed a population of 12,902. Lynden is approximately 15 minutes to the Canadian border, and a 25 minute drive to Bellingham.