Bellingham Area

Bellingham, Washington Welcomes You


bellingham-map-postcardBellingham is a breathtakingly beautiful place to live and work. Bordered by the Puget Sound and the waters of Bellingham Bay, it is surrounded by dramatic hills and dotted by three lakes. It is the home to Western Washington University (WWU), and this bustling university town is full of fine old houses, award-winning architecture, stately streets,and lovely parks.

A quaint historic district established in 1883, called Fairhaven is a delightful turn-of-the-century village. Some of Bellingham’s local festivities include a farmers market, outdoor cinema, music festivals, gallery walks and extensive recreational activities abound.

The City of Bellingham has a population of nearly 70,000 inhabitants. The population for the whole of Whatcom county is approximately 175,000. A friendly community and peaceful bayside sunsets await you!

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