Bellingham, Washington

city in, and the county seat of, Whatcom County in the State of Washington, United States

Bellingham (/ˈbɛlɪŋhæm/ BEL-ing-ham) is a county seat and city in Whatcom County in the U.S. state of Washington.[1] It is 52 miles (84 km) southwest of Vancouver, 90 miles (145 km) north of Seattle, and 21 miles (33 km) south of the Canada-US border.

The flag of Bellingham, Washington

The city’s population was 80,885 at the 2010 United States Census. Bellingham is the twelfth-most populous city in the state of Washington.[2]


  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on July 12, 2012. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
  2. "Population Change and Rank for Cities and Towns, April 1, 2010 to April 1, 2018". Archived from the original on February 20, 2019. Retrieved February 20, 2019.