Washington State
Washington State

Washington State

Washington, the state of the United States of America

geographical area, organisation, business, US state, administrative area within a nation, trading day area, book publisher, populated place, administrative area within a nation above city-level

Abbreviation, Short Form
"Wa"
Admission to USA
March 28th 1890, 1881
Nickname
"The Evergreen State", "Cougars"
State Capital
Olympia, Washington; Olympia
Population
6,500,000
CEO
Daniel Lapin
Wrote
Bush on the Couch, Nuclear Terrorism: The Ultimate Preventable Catastrophe, Medical Apartheid
Area
184,827 square kilometres; 184,665 square kilometres
Births
Bill Gates, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Katherine Heigl, Al Gore,  …
Capital
Olympia; Olympia, Washington
Origin of
Alice in Chains; Quincy Jones; Heart; Soundgarden; Fleet Foxes;  …
Producer of
Meet the Press, Beyond Treason
Location
the United States, North America, the world, the Americas, the pacific northwest,  …
Location of
Microsoft; amazon.com; Nintendo; Starbucks Coffee Company; Washington Mutual;  …
Subsidiaries
Union Carbide, Integra Telecom
Discovery Site of
1745 Ferguson
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_(U.S._state), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington
Contents
Nintendo; Federal National Mortgage Association; Jack Kemp; Alaska Airlines; the Government Employees Insurance Company;  …
Broadcast Area of
KIRO, KINK, KRWM, KBSG-FM, KLTH,  …
Founded
1881, March 28th 1890
Slogan
"Alki (Chinook Wawa: "Eventually" or "By and by")", "World Class. Face to Face."
Closest Airport
Boeing Field, Avey Field State Airport, Bandera State Airport
Deaths
Kurt Cobain; Layne Staley; Carl Sagan; James Doohan; Harry Kalas;  …
Coordinates
47°30'00"N, 120°30'00"W
End of
Interstate 5 in Oregon, U.S. Route 395 in Oregon, U.S. Route 12 in Idaho
Overlaps
Mount St. Helens, Cascade Volcanoes, Glacier Peak, Mount Shuksan, Tiger Mountain,  …
Nearest Settlement of
Lake Washington, Spirit Lake, Lake Chelan, Lake Union, Spokane International Airport,  …
Pet Name
"Cougars", "The Evergreen State"
Borders
Oregon, British Columbia, the Pacific Ocean, Idaho
Politicians
Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray, Dave Reichert, Darcy Burner, Jim McDermott,  …
Residents
Bob Barker; John Elway; Jason Mesnick; Brian Urlacher; David Eddings;  …
Colour
grey, Crimson
President
Elson S. Floyd
Alumni
The Game, Ryan Leaf, Edward R. Murrow, Drew Bledsoe, Sherman Alexie,  …
Employees
George Marsaglia, Elson S. Floyd, John R. Irby, Vesa Kanniainen, Samuel H. Smith,  …
The Area Served By
The Washington Times, Allion Healthcare, OnTrac, Paramount Equity
Mouth of
Skagit
Pupils
Sarah Palin, The Game, Ryan Leaf, Drew Bledsoe, Brian Scalabrine,  …
Class
book publisher, administrative area within a nation above city-level, populated place, trading day area, administrative area within a nation,  …
Named-for Thing of
George Washington
Roles
Governor
Featured in
Motherland
Theme of
Five days that shook the world; The House of a Million Pets; 100 Classic Hikes in Washington; 55 Hikes Around Snoqualmie Pass; Back on Blossom Street;  …
Plaintiff of
Al Odah v. United States
Subjects
physics, master's degree, computer science, political science, management information system,  …
Place Of Incorporation of
Microsoft; Starbucks Coffee Company; Nordstrom, Inc.; Jones Soda; Cray;  …
Iso 3166:2 Code
"US-WA"
Partly in
the United States
Language
English, written English, written US English
Telephone Code
+1.509, +1.425, +1.253, +1.360, +1.206
Wordnet Synset ID
"109152944"
Governor
Christine Gregoire
Illegal
use a telephone while driving
Often Found
Dicentra cucullaria, Vallisneria americana, Rocky Mountain Region, Asarum caudatum, Holodiscus discolor,  …
Related Websites
http://www.historylink.org/this_week/index.cfm, http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/53000.html, http://www.usgs.gov/state/state.asp?State=WA, http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/state/state_energy_profiles.cfm?sid=WA, http://search.leg.wa.gov/pub/textsearch/default.asp,  …
Legal Driving Age, Age of Consent
16 years
Founded here
SOG Specialty Knives; Yoshitoshi Records; DigEplayer; Avalara; Kineticsware, Inc.;  …
Median Household Income
$55,628
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/5c005a98-0a26-76df-ffe6-0e43eec4d6b2, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/c45cd86d-830f-0784-0f7c-cd5b84e99155, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/f55ecd74-4f21-6042-2bbd-ba75a2da2170, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/82f3138e-f96d-0006-59f7-762bb0defe2d, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/199b7298-272f-356c-5d12-10e1bac4755d,  …
Attributes
geographical parents are statically known
Separate From
Washington, D.C.
Unemployment
9.1%
Craigslist page
http://geo.craigslist.org/iso/us/wa
State Bird
American Goldfinch
Senator
Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray
Cities
Seattle
State Motto
"Alki"
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f80000000000407bb"
Representative
Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray, Henry M. Jackson, Slade Gorton, Daniel J. Evans,  …
Jurisdiction
Washington State Patrol, Washington State Department of Transportation, Washington State Liquor Control Board, Washington Toll Bridge Authority, Washington State Public Disclosure Commission,  …
Aliases
"at washington", "in washington", "washington"
Rare Terms
"washingtons"; "washington state usa"; "wash"; "washington, usa"; "washington's";  …
Fips State Code
"53"
Female Population
3,332,097
Male Population
3,332,098
White Population
5,584,302
Black Population
258,711
Asian Population
463,995
Hispanic Population
206,681
Average Household Income
$58,081
Mean House Value
$168,300
Postcode (zipcode)
"99164"
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/081yw"
Oldest Town
Coupeville, Washington

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