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White Stone, Virginia

White Stone is a town in Lancaster County, Virginia, United States. The population was 352 at the 2010 census. The name "White Stone" refers to the accumulations of white stones in the areas waterways. The stones were dumped there in the colonial ...

Windsor, Virginia

Windsor is an incorporated town in Isle of Wight County in the Hampton Roads region of southeastern Virginia in the United States. It is located near the crossroads of U.S. Route 460 and U.S. Route 258. The population was 2.626 at the 2010 census ...

Airway Heights, Washington

Airway Heights is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States, just west of Spokane. The population was 6.114 at the 2010 census. The citys name was taken from its close proximity to the runways at Fairchild Air Force Base and Spokane Int ...

Benton City, Washington

Benton City is a city in Benton County, Washington, United States. The population was 3.038 at the 2010 census. The city shares a school district with the adjacent unincorporated community of Kiona.

Black Diamond, Washington

Beginning in the 1880s Black Diamond was a rural coal mining area, developed by the Black Diamond Coal Mining Company of California, which owned and operated the mine. The original residents were largely composed of former workers, from the compa ...

Bonney Lake, Washington

Bonney Lake is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 17.374 at the 2010 census. For other places called Bonney Lake, see Lake Bonney disambiguation.

Brier, Washington

Brier is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. It is bordered by Mountlake Terrace to the west, Lynnwood to the north, Bothell to the east, and Lake Forest Park to the south. The population was 6.087 at the 2010 census.

Buckley, Washington

Buckley is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States, founded in 1882. The population was 4.354 at the 2010 census and has grown to 4.944 people as of 2018 estimate. Buckley sits below Mount Rainier and is well known for hosting the annu ...

Burlington, Washington

Burlington is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. The population is 8.388 as recorded by the 2010 census. It is roughly halfway in between Seattle and Vancouver, and is included in the Mount Vernon–Anacortes, Washington Metropolit ...

Cashmere, Washington

Cashmere is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. It is part of the Wenatchee–East Wenatchee Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 3.060 at the 2010 census. The population was 3.157 at the 2018 estimates.

Castle Rock, Washington

Castle Rock is a city in Cowlitz County, Washington, United States. Located between the Willapa Hills and the western base of Mount St. Helens, Castle Rock is at the heart of Washington timber country in the Pacific temperate rain forest. Castle ...

Chelan, Washington

Chelan is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. The population was 3.890 at the 2010 census. The population was 4.222 at 2018 Estimate from Office of Financial Management. It lies on the southeast tip of Lake Chelan, where the lake ...

Clarkston, Washington

Clarkston is a city in Asotin County, Washington, United States. It is part of the Lewiston, ID-WA metropolitan area, and is located west of Lewiston, Idaho, across the Snake River. The population of Clarkston was 7.229 in the 2010 census. Colleg ...

Cle Elum, Washington

Cle Elum is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States. The population was 1.872 at the 2010 census. About an hour and a half by car from Seattle, Cle Elum is a popular area for camping and outdoor activities.

Clyde Hill, Washington

Clyde Hill is a city located in King County, Washington. It is part of the Eastside region, located to the east of Seattle, and is bordered by the cities and towns of Bellevue, Kirkland, Medina, Yarrow Point and Hunts Point. The population was 2. ...

College Place, Washington

College Place is a city in Walla County, Washington, United States next to Walla Walla, Washington. The population was 8.765 at the time of the 2010 census. Location the College is home to the University of Walla earlier College Walla thus the na ...

Connell, Washington

Connell is a city in Franklin County, Washington, United States. The population was 4.209 at the 2010 census. The Washington State Office of Financial Managements 2018 estimate placed the population at 5.566.

Cosmopolis, Washington

Cosmopolis is located at 46°57′19″N 123°46′23″W 46.955352, -123.773176. This region experiences warm but not hot and dry summers, with average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. according to the Köppen climate classification, Cosmopolis has a wa ...

Deer Park, Washington

North of Spokane, the city of Deer Park was officially incorporated 112 years ago on June 24, 1908. Deer Park got its name when railroad surveyors saw deer grazing in the area. It was settled in 1889 when a railroad siding was built for the Spoka ...

DuPont, Washington

DuPont is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 8.199 at the 2010 census. The city was originally a company town and gets its name from the DuPont chemical company, which operated an explosives manufacturing plant ...

Edgewood, Washington

Edgewood is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 9.387 at the 2010 census. Neighboring towns include Fife to the west, Milton to the northwest, Federal Way to the north, Sumner to the east, and Puyallup to the south.

Electric City, Washington

Electric City is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States. The population was 968 at the 2010 census. The community was named for its proximity to the power source at Grand Coulee Dam.

Everson, Washington

Everson is a city in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. The population was 2.481 at the 2010 census. Everson and the nearby city of Nooksack lie near the foothills of the Cascade mountains in Northwest Washington. Located on the banks of ...

Ferndale, Washington

Ferndale is a city in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. The population was 14.354 at the 2010 census. It is the third largest city in Whatcom County and borders the Lummi Nation on its southern border.

Fife, Washington

Fife is a city in Pierce County, Washington, United States and a suburb of Tacoma. The population was 9.173 at the 2010 census, estimated to have increased to 10.191 as of 2018. Fife is contained within the Puyallup Indian Reservation.

Fircrest, Washington

Fircrest was officially incorporated on September 19, 1925. Like its neighbor University Place, it is a middle-class suburb of Tacoma. The community was developed by Edward Bowes, who later gained fame as the host of the Major Bowes Amateur Hour ...

Forks, Washington

Forks, also previously known as the unincorporated town of Quillayute, is a city in southwest Clallam County, Washington, United States. The population was 3.558 at the 2010 census. At an 2018 estimate from the Office of Financial Management, the ...

Gig Harbor, Washington

Gig Harbor is the name of both a bay on Puget Sound and a city on its shore in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 7.126 at the 2010 census. Gig Harbor is one of the few cities and towns that claim to be "the gateway to t ...

Gold Bar, Washington

Gold Bar is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. It is located on the Skykomish River between Sultan and Index, connected by U.S. Route 2. The population was 2.075 at the 2010 census.

Grandview, Washington

Grandview is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States. It is about 38 miles west of Kennewick and 38 miles southeast of Yakima. The population was 10.862 at the 2010 census. Grandviews economy is agriculture based, with apples, cherries ...

Granite Falls, Washington

Granite Falls is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. It is located between the Pilchuck and Stillaguamish rivers in the western foothills of the Cascade Range, northeast of Lake Stevens and Marysville. The city is named for a w ...

Kahlotus, Washington

Kahlotus is a city in Franklin County, Washington, United States. The population was 193 at the 2010 census. The Washington State Office of Financial Managements 2015 estimate placed the population at 190.

Kittitas, Washington

Kittitas is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States. The population was 1.381 at the 2010 census and an estimated 1.493 in 2018. There are many interpretations of the name, which from the language of the Kittitas American Indian lang ...

Lacey, Washington

Lacey is a city in Thurston County, Washington, United States. It is a suburb of Olympia with a population of 42.393 at the 2010 census. Lacey is located along Interstate 5 between Olympia and the Nisqually River, which marks the border with Pier ...

Lake Stevens, Washington

Lake Stevens is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States, and is named for the lake that it surrounds. It is located 8 miles east of Everett and borders to the cities of Marysville to the northwest and Snohomish to the south. The cit ...

Langley, Washington

Langley is a city in Island County, Washington, United States which is located on the south end of Whidbey Island, overlooking the Saratoga Passage. It is the third largest incorporated area on Whidbey. The population was 1.035 at the 2010 census ...

Liberty Lake, Washington

Liberty Lake is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States located adjacent to the eponymous lake. Located just over a mile west of the Washington–Idaho border, Liberty Lake is both a suburb of Spokane, Washington and a bedroom community ...

Long Beach, Washington

Long Beach began when Henry Harrison Tinker bought a land claim from Charles E. Reed in 1880. He platted the town and called it "Tinkerville." Long Beach was officially incorporated on January 18, 1922. From 1889 to 1930, a narrow gauge railroad ...

Lynnwood, Washington

Lynnwood is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. The city is part of the Seattle metropolitan area and is located 16 miles north of Seattle and 13 miles south of Everett, near the junction of Interstate 5 and Interstate 405. It ...

Maple Valley, Washington

Maple Valley is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 22.684 at the 2010 census, and is estimated to be 27.114 as of 2018. The city functions as a commuter town for residents, though there is an increasing amount of ...

Mattawa, Washington

Mattawa is an incorporated city in Grant County, Washington, United States. The population was 4.437 at the 2010 census. An estimated population exists between 4.500-6.500 residents during peak fruit picking/agricultural season and subsides by ap ...

McCleary, Washington

Henry McCleary came to the land in 1897, building two sawmills and a door manufacturing company. He sold the land and the companies to Simpson Logging Company, December 31, 1941. On January 9, 1943 the land became an incorporated city named after ...

Medical Lake, Washington

Medical Lake is a city in Spokane County, eastern Washington, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 5.060. The city is the site of a psychiatric hospital, Eastern State Hospital, and of Fairchild Air Force Base, two major employers.

Mercer Island, Washington

Mercer Island is a city in King County, Washington, United States, located on an island of the same name in the southern portion of Lake Washington. Mercer Island is in the Seattle Metropolitan Area, with Seattle to its west and Bellevue to its e ...

Mesa, Washington

Mesa is a city in Franklin County, Washington, United States. The population was 489 at the 2010 census. The Washington State Office of Financial Managements 2015 estimate placed the population at 488.

Mill Creek, Washington

Mill Creek is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. It is located between the cities of Everett and Lynnwood, approximately 20 miles northeast of Seattle. The city has a population of 18.244 as of the 2010 census, and is estimate ...

Millwood, Washington

Millwood is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States. The population was 1.786 at the 2010 census. Millwood is a suburb of Spokane, and is surrounded on three sides by the city of Spokane Valley.

Milton, Washington

Milton is a city in King and Pierce counties in the U.S. state of Washington. The population was 6.968 at the 2010 census. Milton borders the larger, newer town of Edgewood.

Morton, Washington

Morton was first settled in 1871 by James Fletcher. It was later named after Benjamin Harrisons Vice President, Levi P. Morton, in 1889. Morton was officially incorporated on January 7, 1913. Historic sources of revenue included logging, harvesti ...

Moses Lake, Washington

Moses Lake is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States. The population was 20.366 as of the 2010 census. Moses Lake is the largest city in Grant County. The city anchors the Moses Lake Micropolitan area, which includes all of Grant Count ...