Spokane is 300 miles west of Seattle and 30 miles from Idaho. Three states and Canada are visible from the top of Mt. Spokane, one of the highest peaks in the Inland Northwest.
Spokane County: 480,000
Kootenai County, Idaho: 144,265
According to the latest figures, the Spokane - Kootenai Corridor has a combined population of nearly 630,000 people, ranking it the 87th-most populous metropolitan area in the country, and the region is constantly growing. Last year the population of Spokane County increased by 4,500, the city of Spokane grew by 1,000 and a little more than 500 new residents call Spokane Valley home.