Washington (state)

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the Western United States. Named for George Washington—the first U.S. president—the state was formed... Wikipedia

  • Official language:  None (de jure), English (de facto)
  • Largest city:  Seattle
  • Largest metro:  Seattle
  • Before statehood:  Washington Territory
  • Admission to Union:  November 11, 1889 (42nd)
  • Governor:  Jay Inslee (D)
  • Lieutenant Governor:  Denny Heck (D)
  • U.S. Senators:  Patty Murray (D), Maria Cantwell (D)
  • U.S. House delegation:  7 Democrats, 3 Republicans (list)
  • Abbreviations:  Wash.
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo