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Spokane, Washington
Ceety
Ceety o Spokane
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Nickname(s): The Lilac Ceety
Motto(s): Near Naitur. Near Perfect.
Location o Spokane inSpokane Coonty an Washington
Location o Spokane in
Spokane Coonty an Washington
Kintra United States
State Washington
Coonty Spokane
Foondit 1871
Incorporatit November 29, 1881
Govrenment
 • Teep Mayor-Cooncil
 • Mayor David Condon (Non-partisan)
Area[1]
 • Ceety 60.02 sq mi (155.45 km2)
 • Laund 59.25 sq mi (153.46 km2)
 • Watter 0.77 sq mi (1.99 km2)  1.28%
Elevation 1,843 ft (562 m)
Population (2010)[2] metro[3]
 • Ceety 208,916
 • Estimate (2014)[4] 212,052
 • Rank US: 102nt
 • Density 3,526.0/sq mi (1,361.4/km2)
 • Urban 387,847 (US: 96t)
 • Metro 540,953 (US: 101st)
 • CSA 679,989 (US: 71st)
Demonym(s) Spokanite
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes
Aurie code(s) 509
FIPS code 53-67000
GNIS featur ID 1512683[6]
Website www.spokanecity.org

Spokane (pronunciation: Listeni/spˈkæn/ spoh-KAN) is a ceety in the state o Washington, in the northwastren Unitit States.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Spokane haes fower current sister ceeties, as designate bi Sister Cities International: [7]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 19, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 7, 2014.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. 2011 Population Estimates (CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. September 10, 2012.  Missing or empty |title= (help);
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mey 28, 2015. 
  5. "Zip Code Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved December 7, 2014. 
  6. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved Januar 1, 2014. 
  7. "Sister Cities Association of Spokane". Spokane Sister Cities Association. Retrieved December 7, 2014.