Tacoma

TacomaDealer license in Washington is about to be introduced. Tacoma is a port city and medium-sized town the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, USA. The city is located on Washington and Puget Sound, 32 miles (51 km) south of Seattle, 31 miles (50 km) north of the state capital, Olympia, and 58 miles (93 km) northeast west of Mount Rainier National Park. The population was 198,397, according to 2010-census. Tacoma is the second largest city in the Puget Sound and the third in the state. Tacoma also serves as a hub of business in the South Sound area has a population of about 1 million people.

Tacoma adopted its name after the nearby Mount Rainier, Mount Tahoma originally called. He is known as the “City of Destiny” because the region has been chosen as the western terminus of the Northern Pacific Railroad in the late 19th century. The decision of the track was deeply influenced by neighboring-Tacoma, Commencement Bay. By connecting the bay with the motto of the railroad Tacoma became “When rails meet sails.” Bay serves the Port of Tacoma, a center of international trade on the Pacific coast and the largest port in the state of Washington.

Like most central cities, Tacoma suffered a prolonged decline in the mid-20th century as a result of suburbanization and disinvestment. Since the 1990s, the evolution of the city are the University of Washington, Seattle, Tacoma Link, the first modern electric service light rail in the state, the highest density of state of art and history museums, and a restored urban waterfront, the Thea Foss channel. Tacoma is famous for its collapse in 1940, the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.