Vancouver, Washington

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For the Canadian ceety, see Vancouver.
Vancouver, Washington
Ceety
City of Vancouver
Clockwise frae tap: Skyline o Vancouver viewed frae the Oregon side o the Columbia River; Hoose o Providence; Old Apple Tree Park; Fort Vancouver; Esther Short Park; Vancouver Barracks
Clockwise frae tap: Skyline o Vancouver viewed frae the Oregon side o the Columbia River; Hoose o Providence; Old Apple Tree Park; Fort Vancouver; Esther Short Park; Vancouver Barracks
Motto(s): 
A colorful past, a bright future
Scots: A colourfu past, a bricht futur
Location in Washington
Location in Washington
Vancouver, Washington is locatit in the US
Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver, Washington
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 45°38′N 122°36′W / 45.633°N 122.600°W / 45.633; -122.600Coordinates: 45°38′N 122°36′W / 45.633°N 122.600°W / 45.633; -122.600
KintraUnitit States
StateWashington
CoontyClark
Foondit1825
Incorporatit1857
Named forGeorge Vancouver
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil/Manager
 • MayorTimothy D. Leavitt
Aurie
 • Ceety129.14 km2 (49.86 sq mi)
 • Laund120.33 km2 (46.46 sq mi)
 • Watter8.81 km2 (3.40 sq mi)
Elevation
52 m (171 ft)
Population
 • Ceety161,791
 • Estimate 
(2015)[3]
172,860
 • RankUS: 144t
 • Density1,344.6/km2 (3,482.4/sq mi)
 • Metro
2,389,228 (US: 23rd)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Paceefic)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
Aurie code(s)360
FIPS code53-74060
GNIS featur ID1531916[4]
WabsteidCity of Vancouver
[5]

Vancouver is a ceety on the north bank o the Columbia River in the U.S. State o Washington, an the lairgest suburb o Portland, Oregon.[6][7][8][9]

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  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-19.
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on October 19, 2016. Retrieved May 27, 2016. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  4. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "Article I - Government - City Charter - City Government - City of Vancouver, Washington, USA". November 21, 2010.
  6. "Republican Paper of Tacoma Bolts Nomination of "The Gentleman from Oregon," and Gives Reasons That Will Appeal to Republican Voters of Grays Harbor". Aberdeen Herald. Retrieved 2017-01-07.
  7. "The Oregonian's Handbook of the Pacific Northwest (page 146)". Fb &C Limited. Retrieved 2017-01-07.
  8. "Car-sharing: Where and how it Succeeds". Transportation Research Board. Retrieved 2017-01-07.
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