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Washington reaches 8 million-resident milestone

Washington state is experiencing unprecedented population growth, with the current estimate reaching 8 million residents, according to state officials. This surge is not only historic but also presents substantial challenges for the Evergreen State.

State officials emphasized the significance of planning for the future, as an additional 1.8 million people are projected to move to Washington by 2050.

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