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Where is Washington, United States?

Location of state of Washington on a map

Washington is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 6,724,540 people, it is the 13th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Washington gained its current status as a state in the year 1889. The government of Washington is lead by Jay Inslee and is based in the state capital of Olympia (Population: 46,478).

The most populous cities in Washington are: Seattle (Population: 608,660), Spokane (Population: 208,916), Tacoma (Population: 198,397), Vancouver (Population: 161,791), Bellevue (Population: 122,363).

Washington State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
Time Zone PDT
Year of Establishment 1889
Capital Olympia (Population: 46,478)
Head of Government Jay Inslee
Total Population 6,724,540
Total Area 176,480 sq km (68,139 sq miles)
Population Density 38.1 sq km (98.7 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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