August 13, 2019

Carnation, Washington

Located in King County, Carnation population was 1,786 at the 2010 census, and 1,823 in 2011. Before white men came to what is now Carnation, in the 1850’s it was already well populated by the people of Chief Patkanim. Living here in a large community of at least 16 longhouses, he was the powerful leader of the Snoqualmie and Snohomish Tribes, with influence from British Columbia and Whidbey Island to Snoqualmie Pass.