A city of West-Central Washington
about 10 miles North of Seattle
. This dim little burg exemplifies suburban blight
. It is choked with strip mall
s and several brand new Starbucks
. Sidewalks are a rarity. The only way to get from point A to point B - no matter how close together they are - is to drive, preferably in a pinto
or (for the well-healed) an early 90s model cadilac
The 1990 census attaches 28,695 poor souls to Lynnwood and tells us it is 18 sq km in size.