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Spokane, Washington
City
City of Spokane
Downtown Spokane from Palisades Park
Spokane River flowing by Canada Island
Centennial Trail through Downtown Spokane
Riverfront Park
Manito Park
Monroe Street Bridge
Top row: Downtown Spokane; 2nd row: Spokane Falls, Spokane River Centennial Trail; 3rd row: Riverfront Park; 4th row: Manito Park, Monroe Street Bridge
Flag of Spokane, Washington
Flag
Official logo of Spokane, Washington
Seal
Nickname(s): 
The Lilac City
Motto(s): 
Creative by Nature
Location of Spokane in Spokane County and Washington
Location of Spokane in
Spokane County and Washington
Spokane, Washington is located in the United States
Spokane, Washington
Spokane, Washington
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500Coordinates: 47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500
Country  United States
State  Washington
County Spokane
Founded 1873[1]
Incorporated November 29, 1881
Founded by James Glover[1]
Named for Spokane people
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Body Spokane City Council
 • Mayor David Condon (R)
Area
[2]
 • City 69.50 sq mi (180.01 km2)
 • Land 68.77 sq mi (178.11 km2)
 • Water 0.74 sq mi (1.91 km2)  1.28%
Elevation
1,843 ft (562 m)
Population
 (2010)[4]
 • City 208,916
 • Estimate 
(2018)[5]
219,190
 • Rank US: 100th
 • Density 3,157.15/sq mi (1,218.99/km2)
 • Urban
486,225 (US: 82nd)
 • Metro
573,493 (US: 98th)
 • CSA
734,998[3] (US: 67th)[3]
Demonym(s) Spokanite
Time zone UTC−8 (PST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
Zip codes[6]
  • 99201, 99202, 99203, 99204, 99205, 99206, 99207, 99208, 99209 (PO BOX), 99210 (PO BOX), 99211 (PO BOX), 99212, 99213 (PO BOX), 99214 (PO BOX), 99215 (PO BOX), 99216, 99217, 99218, 99219 (PO BOX), 99220 (PO BOX), 99223, 99224, 99228 (PO BOX), 99251, 99252, 99256, 99258, 99260, 99299
Area code(s) 509
Official tree Ponderosa Pine
GNIS feature ID 1512683[7]
Website SpokaneCity.org