• twitter.com/travel1000place
  • facebook.com/avel1000places
  • Visit us:
This article:
 

Washington

Data & Facts

Washington Flag
State Name
Washington  - State Abbr.: WA
Statehood
11-Nov-1889
 - Statehood Ranking: 42
Land Area
66,544 sqaremiles  (172,343 qkm)
 - Land Area Ranking: 20
Population
5,894,121
(2000; Census every 10 years)
Capital
Olympia
Biggest City
Seattle
Nickname
The Evergreen State
Motto
"Al-ki" also: "Alki" is an Indian word meaning: "bye and bye"
Highest Point
4.392 m / 14,409 ft (Mt. Rainier)
Lowest Point
Sea Level
 - Dayligh Saving Time
 - yes
Tree
Western Hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla)
Flower
Coast Rhododendron
Bird
American Goldfinch or Wild Canary
Song
"Washington, My Home" (Lyrics: Helen Davis / Music: Stuart Churchill, since 1959)

ADVERTISING
 
   
ADVERTISEMENT


MAP

 
GPS Coordinates

1 -- Olympia, Washington (State) State Capitol
Decimal Lat: 47.035495 / Lon: -122.905003
Degree

 
  Washington
 

Document Information
Source: magazineUSA.com
Last modified: 20071127
copyright ©2018 DENALImultimedia llc; magazineUSA.com and/or respective owner(s). All rights reserved.
By accessing and using this website you agree to comply with our Terms of Use / Disclaimer / Copyright Info.

FTC and Amazon Disclosure:
On our pages we might offer product suggestions and provide a link to Amazon. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases a small commission, however, it does not increase the price of the product and it doesn't cost you anything.

Connect with us on:
  • twitter.com/travel1000place
  • facebook.com/travel1000places