Washington

established Nov. 11, 1889 formerly known as part of Oregon Territory, became Washington Territory on March 2, 1853
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Washington two letter code: WA
capital: Olympia est. 1853
population:
7,797,095
Nicknames:
Evergreen State
44 Counties:
Adams County
Asotin County
Benton County
Chelan County
Clallam County
Clark County
Columbia County
Cowlitz County
Cowlitz County/Clark County
Douglas County
Ferry County
Franklin County
Garfield County
Grant County
Grays Harbor County
Island County
Jefferson County
Jefferson County/Grays Harbor County
King County
King County/Pierce County
Kitsap County
Kittitas County
Klickitat County
Lewis County
Lincoln County
Mason County
Okanogan County
Okanogan County/Douglas County/Grant County
Pacific County
Pend Oreille County
Pierce County
San Juan County
Skagit County
Skamania County
Snohomish County
Snohomish County/King County
Spokane County
Stevens County
Thurston County
Wahkiakum County
Walla Walla County
Whatcom County
Whitman County
Yakima County
2 Neighboring States:
Idaho
Oregon
5 Areacodes:
206     253     360     425     509    
Airport : 364
Heliport : 164
Seaplane Base : 16
Ultralight : 4
Electoral Votes: 12
State Motto: Al-ki
english translation: By and by
Highest point in Washington: Mount Rainier , 14411 feet
fossil Columbian mammoth
fossil scientific name Mammuthus columbi
tree Western Hemlock
tree binomial nomenclature Tsuga heterophylla
flower Coast rhododendron
flower scientificname Rhododendron macrophyllum
grass Bluebunch wheatgrass
grass scientific name Agropyron spicatum
fish Steelhead trout
fish binomial nomenclature Oncorhynchus mykiss
bird Willow Goldfinch
insect Green darner dragonfly
insect scientific name Anax junius
amphibian Pacific tree frog
amphibian binomial nomenclature Pseudacris regilla
land mammal Olympic marmot
marine mammal Orca
gemstone Petrified wood
zipcodes for Washington : 98001 98002 98003 98004 98005 98006 98007
all 629 zipcodes for Washington
Crime Chart Washington Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 7,061,530 318,857,056
violent crimes 20,1361,197,987
violent crime rate285.2375.7
murder and manslaughter17414,249
murder and manslaughter rate2.54.5
rape2,695116,645
rape rate38.236.6
robbery5,640325,802
robbery rate79.9102.2
aggravated assault11,627741,291
aggravated assault rate164.7232.5
property crimes261,7068,277,829
property crime rate3706.12596.1
burglary55,2901,729,806
burglary rate783.0542.5
larceny theft175,7695,858,496
larceny theft rate2489.11837.3
motor vechicle theft30,647689,527
motor vehicle theft rate434.0216.2
Aberdeen (16,276)
Anacortes (16,403)
Arlington (18,949)
Artondale (13,089)
Auburn (77,006)
Bainbridge Island (23,840)
Battle Ground (19,407)
Bellevue (139,820)
Bellingham (85,146)
Bonney Lake (19,903)
Bothell (42,939)
Bothell West (18,243)
Bremerton (39,520)
Bryn Mawr-Skyway (15,339)
Burien (50,467)
Camano (15,201)
Camas (21,846)
Centralia (16,753)
Cheney (11,534)
Cottage Lake (23,318)
Covington (19,197)
Des Moines (31,221)
East Renton Highlands (11,674)
East Wenatchee (13,659)
Eastmont (20,443)
Edmonds (41,375)
Elk Plain (13,947)
Ellensburg (19,001)
Enumclaw (11,609)
Everett (108,010)
Fairwood (19,088)
Federal Way (95,171)
Ferndale (13,010)
Five Corners (19,787)
Fort Lewis (13,776)
Frederickson (19,754)
Graham (24,330)
Grandview (11,176)
Hazel Dell (19,590)
Issaquah (36,081)
Kelso (11,901)
Kenmore (22,030)
Kennewick (78,896)
Kent (126,952)
Kirkland (87,281)
Lacey (46,409)
Lake Forest Park (13,243)
Lake Stevens (30,886)
Lake Tapps (12,306)
Lakeland North (12,860)
Lakeland South (13,047)
Lakewood (59,829)
Longview (36,848)
Lynden (13,517)
Lynnwood (36,997)
Maltby (11,447)
Maple Valley (25,686)
Martha Lake (16,441)
Marysville (66,773)
Mercer Island (25,042)
Mill Creek (20,043)
Mill Creek East (16,754)
Monroe (18,090)
Moses Lake (22,082)
Mount Vernon (34,053)
Mountlake Terrace (20,989)
Mukilteo (21,226)
Newcastle (11,370)
North Lynnwood (17,602)
Oak Harbor (22,693)
Olympia (50,302)
Orchards (21,259)
Parkland (36,263)
Pasco (69,451)
Port Angeles (19,448)
Port Orchard (13,607)
Poulsbo (10,041)
Prairie Ridge (11,935)
Pullman (32,816)
Puyallup (39,659)
Redmond (60,598)
Renton (100,242)
Richland (54,248)
Salmon Creek (20,985)
Sammamish (52,253)
SeaTac (28,215)
Seattle (684,451)
Sedro-Woolley (10,815)
Shoreline (55,439)
Silver Firs (22,398)
Silverdale (20,364)
Snoqualmie (13,169)
South Hill (54,878)
Spanaway (29,113)
Spokane (213,272)
Spokane Valley (94,919)
Sunnyside (16,325)
Tacoma (207,948)
Tukwila (20,018)
Tumwater (19,190)
Union Hill-Novelty Hill (21,313)
University Place (32,842)
Vancouver (172,860)
Vashon (10,447)
Walla Walla (32,237)
Walnut Grove (10,705)
Washougal (15,288)
Wenatchee (33,636)
West Richland (13,746)
White Center (14,228)
Woodinville (11,782)
Yakima (93,701)