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Langley, Washington


Langley is a city in Island County, Washington, United States which is located on the south end of Whidbey Island, overlooking the Saratoga Passage. It is the third largest incorporated area on Whidbey. The population was 1,035 at the 2010 census, while the ZCTA for Langley's post office had a population of 4,878. The geographical area of the city is only 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2) but the ZCTA includes 26.20 square miles (67.9 km2). Langley is a tourist destination and many businesses in immediate area promote themselves in tourist pamphlets available around the world. Langley is home to a 1930s era movie theatre, a grocery store of the same vintage, and several restaurants.

Langley is served by Island County Fire District#3, the Langley Police Department, and is the home of South Whidbey School District #206. The current mayor is Fred McCarthy, and the police chief is Randy Heston. Based on per capita income, Langley ranks 92nd of 522 areas in the state of Washington to be ranked.


History

Langley was founded in the 1800s by Jacob Anthes, and was named for J.W. Langley of Seattle. In 1902, Mr. Anthes built a logger bunkhouse that is still standing in the downtown core and currently serves as a museum. Langley was officially incorporated on February 26, 1913.

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Comments (211)

Inge Röpke on April 16

♥Thank you so much Bert, for your visit, kind words and LIKE104:)))
Warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

Anand Singh on April 16

Very nice photo.wonderful green!

YSL 46/105

Best wishes, Anand

Inge Röpke on April 16

♥Thank you so much Anand, for your visit, kind words and LIKE105/46:)))
Warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))))))♥

Merz_René on April 18

YSL für diese spezielle Komposition!
Frohe Ostern und Gruss,
René

Inge Röpke on April 18

♥Das ist eine wunderschöne Insel und eine herrliche Marina:)….Danke für das LIKE106/47:)))))
…mit herzlichen Ostergrüßen aus Schweden nach Murten, Inge:)))))))♥

Великолепно! :-)

Inge Röpke on April 19

♥Thank you so much Сергей Миронов, for your visit, kind words and LIKE107:)))
Have a nice weekend and warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

Juha Mielikäinen on April 21

Very interesting idea, nice photo Inge!! -- Jag tycker :) -- Friendly greetings from Spain, Juha

Inge Röpke on April 21

♥Thank you so much Juha, for your visit, kind words and LIKE108:)))
En glad påsk:)
Have a nice week and warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

majasa on April 23

Very beautiful presentation:) !

Impressive shot and colours!

LIKE 109/47 FAV

Friendly greetings,majasa

Inge Röpke on April 23

♥Thank you so much Majasa, for your visit, kind words and LIKE109/47:)))
Have a nice day and warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 8, 2013
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    by Inge Röpke
    • Camera: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 750
    • Taken on 2006/09/07 20:19:45
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 7.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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