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The population of Longview is approximately 34,360 (1999), 36648 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 13,441 (1990), 15281 (2010).

The amount of land area in Longview is 31.117 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Longview is 13.70 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.173 sq kilometers.
The distance from Longview to Washington DC is 2479 miles. The distance to the Washington state capital is 61 miles. (as the crow flies)
Longview is positioned 46.14 degrees north of the equator and 122.95 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Longview location: in southwest Washington, between the Columbia and Cowlitz Rivers, 50 miles north and west of Portland, Oregon, only about 1 hour from the Pacific Coast

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Climate & Weather

Longview average annual precipitation is 45 inches per year.
Longview average temperature is 51.3 degrees F.
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Longview history:

Take an informative Photo Tour of Longview. See photos from the past and the present.

A history page for Longview with info and pictures - you'll enjoy looking at this page

Mount St. Helens is in Cowlitz County just north of Longview. It was the site of the 18 May 1980 major volcanic eruption. There are five visitor centers along the Spirit Lake Memorial Highway that leads into the blast zone, each with interesting displays explaining the events that occurred around the time of the eruption.

Here is a history page for Ranier and Clatskanie, Oregon and Longview, Washington. The site includes many pictures as well as much historical information.
The settling of Longview: 1849
The founding of Longview: 1923
The incorporation date of Longview: February of 1924

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The Port of Longview is the 3rd largest operating port in the state of Washington

Longview is an official "Tree City, USA."

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