Kelso, Washington

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Kelso, Washington
Motto(s): 
"Ceety o Friendly Fowk"
Location o Kelso, Washington
Location o Kelso, Washington
Coordinates: 46°8′31″N 122°54′22″W / 46.14194°N 122.90611°W / 46.14194; -122.90611Coordinates: 46°8′31″N 122°54′22″W / 46.14194°N 122.90611°W / 46.14194; -122.90611
KintraUnitit States
StateWashington
CoontyCowlitz
Plattit1884
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil/Manager
 • Ceety managerSteve Taylor
 • MayorDavid Futcher
Area
 • Ceety22.01 km2 (8.50 sq mi)
 • Land21.08 km2 (8.14 sq mi)
 • Water0.93 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Elevation
23 m (75 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Ceety11,925
 • Estimate 
(2012[1])
11,832
 • Density565.6/km2 (1,465.0/sq mi)
 • Metro
102,410
Time zoneUTC-8 (Paceefic (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
98626
Aurie code(s)360
FIPS code53-35065[2]
GNIS featur ID1512343[3]
Wabsteidhttp://www.kelso.gov
[4]

Kelso is a ceety in soothwast Washington State, Unitit States, an is the coonty seat o Cowlitz Coonty.[5] The population o the 2008 estimate wis 11,895. Kelso is pairt o the Longview, Washington Metropolitan Statistical Aurie, which haes a population o 101,254.[6] Kelso shares its lang wastren border wi Longview, Washington. It is locatit near Mount St. Helens.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kelso haes the twa sister ceeties:[7][8]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-01. 
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  6. "Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2008". U.S. Census Bureau. July 1, 2008. Retrieved September 16, 2009. 
  7. Sister Cities, Counties, States and Ports. Washington Lieutenant Governor's Office. 
  8. List of Sister Cities (– Scholar search). Sister Cities International. [deid airtin]