Known as the “Peace Arch City” due to the Peace Arch Monument that was constructed and dedicated here in 1921, the City is steeped in the rich history of a fishing and logging border town. With a current population of almost 4,831 (2012 city-data) , the City of Blaine is governed by a Council/City Manager form of government.
The City of Blaine is located 35 miles south of Vancouver, BC and 110 miles north of Seattle. The City is graced by its location between the beautiful Cascade Range and the Puget Sound.
Blaine is a welcoming community located on beautiful Drayton Harbor and the border with British Columbia. This diverse community has an engaged population that is friendly to both older and younger citizens. Blaine is clean and safe. It has an excellent educational system and a growing economy with a vibrant downtown and a healthy business climate.