Seattle, Washington

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Acceptable alternate names for zip code 98138:
Tukwila

Local Area Code: 206  Time Zone: Pacific  DST: Y
Location: (by zip code) 47.474167 N, 122.259722 W
Population: (by Place) = 569,101
County: King County  County Population: (2010) = 1,931,249   
Places in King County

Astronomical Dawn: 4:08 am
Sunrise: 6:07 am
Sunset: 8:08 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 10:07 pm

Local Time: 6:30 pm   | 60°F / 51% RH  | 
Current Weather: Mixed Prcp
Earthquakes in the USA , Active Tropical Systems
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Seattle was first settled in 1851. The lead founder of the party of 12 adults was Arthur Denny. They landed at Alki Point on a schooner named Exact which sailed from Portland Oregon. Prior to the sailing from Portland, the Denny party traveled 108 days by wagon from Cherry Grove Illinois.

Seattle is located 42.5 miles ( 68.4 km )
--- heading 45o (northeast) from Olympia.

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Born in Seattle ...

Chester Floyd Carlson (1906) - inventor
Gypsy Rose Lee (1911) - Entertainer
Frances Farmer (1913) - American film, television and theater actress
Hank King Ketcham (1920) - cartoonist
Carol Channing (1921) - actress
Robert Joffrey (1930) - American dancer, teacher, producer and choreographer
Judy Collins (1939) - American folk singer and songwriter
Jimi Hendrix (1942) - guitarist
Bill Gates (1955) - Microsoft founder
Fred Couples (1959) - Pro Golfer

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Washington Profile



Name = Washington
Abbr = WA
Cap. = Olympia
Pop. (2000) = 5,894,121
Pop. (2010) = 6,724,540
Pop. (2015) = 7,170,351
Nick. = Evergreen State
Motto = Alki (By and by)
Flower = Western rhododendron
Bird = Willow goldfinch
Tree = Western hemlock
Song = Washington My Home
Statehood = Nov. 11, 1889
Web = access.wa.gov
Land Area = 66,544 sq.mi.
Highest Point = Mt Rainier (14,411ft.)
Lowest Point = Pacific Ocean
(Sea Level)

Area Code(s) = 206 253 360 
425 509 564 

Base State Sales Tax
6.5%

2012 Medium Income
$62,187

Governor
Jay Inslee

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