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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Spokane, WA

 
Spokane (pronounced /spoʊˈkæn/) is the largest city in and the county seat of Spokane County, Washington, United States, and is the metropolitan center of the Inland Northwest, a region consisting of eastern Washington, Idaho, and Montana. It is located on the Spokane River in Eastern Washington approximately 20 miles (32 km) from the Washington-Idaho border, and 275 miles (443 km) east of Seattle. The city was settled in 1871 as "Spokan Falls" (without an 'e' at the end), drawing on the Native American tribe known as the Spokane, which means "Children of the Sun.” The city's name is often mispronounced "Spo-CAIN", while the correct pronunciation is "Spo-CAN". Spokane's official nickname is the 'Lilac City', named after the flowers that have flourished since their introduction to the ar... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Spokane County316,070 Population (as of 2000)
Washington State338,145 Population (current)
336.1 Square Miles of Land1.9 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$112,878 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$36,108 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
10,010 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,085,815,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
144,395 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,496,595,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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