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Bainbridge Island
Washington







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Statistics & Facts

The Washington state capital is Olympia.
The population of Bainbridge Island is approximately 17,910 1997.
The distance from Bainbridge Island to Washington DC is 2479 miles.
The distance to the Washington state capital is 44 miles. (as the crow flies)
Bainbridge Island is positioned 47.62 degrees north of the equator and 122.51 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

35 minutes by ferry from downtown Seattle.
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History & History Related Items


Historical and other Information about Bainbridge Island
The community of Bainbridge Island is fairly new, created in 1991. Before that time, the island had a city, Winslow. It was in 1991 that the people of Bainbridge Island voted to make their entire island the city of Bainbridge Island. The city is about 3.5 miles wide and 10 miles long. It includes about 28 square miles. It has a total coastline of approximately 45 miles. Bainbridge Island is one of the largest islands in Puget Sound.
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The settling of Bainbridge Island

1841

The founding of Bainbridge Island

1991



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