Washington

established Nov. 11, 1889 formerly known as part of Oregon Territory, became Washington Territory on March 2, 1853
flag of Washington
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seal of Washington
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Washington two letter code: WA
capital: Olympia est. 1853
population:
7,797,095 ( 102.60 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Evergreen State
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 , 14,411 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
626 cities in Washington
Map City Population
Seattle 684,451
Spokane 213,272
Tacoma 207,948
Vancouver 172,860
Bellevue 139,820
Kent 126,952
Everett 108,010
Renton 100,242
Federal Way 95,171
Spokane Valley 94,919
39 counties in Washington
County Population
King 2,252,782
Pierce 904,980
Snohomish 822,083
Spokane 522,798
Clark 488,241
Thurston 290,536
Kitsap 271,473
Yakima 250,873
Whatcom 229,247
Benton 204,390