Place:Waitsburg, Walla Walla, Washington, United States

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NameWaitsburg
TypeCity
Coordinates46.268°N 118.154°W
Located inWalla Walla, Washington, United States
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Waitsburg is a city in Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. The population was 1,217 at the 2010 census. Waitsburg has a unique city classification in the State of Washington. It is the only city which still operates under its territorial charter.

History

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Waitsburg was first settled in 1859 by Robert Kennedy. The town name commemorates Sylvester M. Wait, who established a mill there in 1864.

Waitsburg was officially incorporated November 25, 1881.

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