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
Area
 • Ceety129.14 km2 (49.86 sq mi)
 • Land120.33 km2 (46.46 sq mi)
 • Water8.81 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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