Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Washington
Fast Facts: Washington is the only state named after a former U.S. President, the illustrious George Washington. 70% of its population is located in the Seattle metropolitan area.
Washington Careers: The 2008 U.S. Census data estimated Washington’s population at over 6.5 million, a striking 11% increase from the Year 2000. Washington ranked an impressive 3rd in Forbes recent “Best State for Business” rankings.
Washington Career Education: Washington ranked 11th in a 2009 K-12 “Academic Achievement” study by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Washington Economy: The state is known for its apples, which net a higher revenue than in any other state.
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