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
Kintra Unitit States
State Washington
Coonty Clark
Foondit 1825
Incorporatit 1857
Named for George Vancouver
Govrenment
 • Teep Cooncil/Manager
 • Mayor Timothy D. Leavitt
Aurie[1]
 • Ceety 129.14 km2 (49.86 sq mi)
 • Laund 120.33 km2 (46.46 sq mi)
 • Watter 8.81 km2 (3.40 sq mi)
Elevation 52 m (171 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Ceety 161,791
 • Estimate (2015)[3] 172,860
 • Rank US: 144t
 • Density 1,344.6/km2 (3,482.4/sq mi)
 • Metro 2,389,228 (US: 23rd)
Time zone Paceefic (UTC−8)
 • Simmer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
Aurie code(s) 360
FIPS code 53-74060
GNIS featur ID 1531916[4]
Wabsteid City of Vancouver
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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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