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Spokane, Washington
Ceety o Spokane
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Offeecial logo o Spokane, Washington
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Nickname(s): 
The Lilac Ceety
Motto(s): 
Near Naitur. Near Perfect.
Location o Spokane in Spokane Coonty an Washington
Location o Spokane in
Spokane Coonty an Washington
Spokane, Washington is locatit in the US
Spokane, Washington
Spokane, Washington
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500Coordinates: 47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500
KintraUnited States
StateWashington
CoontySpokane
Foondit1871
IncorporatitNovember 29, 1881
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-Cooncil
 • MayorDavid Condon (Non-partisan)
Area
 • Ceety155.45 km2 (60.02 sq mi)
 • Land153.46 km2 (59.25 sq mi)
 • Water1.99 km2 (0.77 sq mi)  1.28%
Elevation
562 m (1,843 ft)
Population
 (2010)[2] metro[3]
 • Ceety208,916
 • Estimate 
(2014)[4]
212,052
 • RankUS: 102nt
 • Density1,361.4/km2 (3,526.0/sq mi)
 • Urban
387,847 (US: 96t)
 • Metro
540,953 (US: 101st)
 • CSA
679,989 (US: 71st)
Demonym(s)Spokanite
Time zoneUTC-8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
Aurie code(s)509
FIPS code53-67000
GNIS featur ID1512683[6]
Wabsteidwww.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.  Freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 7, 2014.  Freemit airtin 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 May 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 January 1, 2014. 
  7. "Sister Cities Association of Spokane". Spokane Sister Cities Association. Retrieved December 7, 2014.