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Camano Island
The island's western beach at Cama Beach State Park
The island's western beach at Cama Beach State Park
Location within Island County and Washington
Location within Island County and Washington
Country United States
State Washington
County Island
Waterbody Puget Sound
Area
 • Total 94.9 sq mi (245.9 km2)
 • Land 39.8 sq mi (103.0 km2)
 • Water 55.2 sq mi (142.9 km2)
Dimensions
 • Length 15.6 mi (25.1 km)
 • Width 0.75–6.6 mi (1.21–10.62 km)
Elevation
52 ft (16 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 15,661
 • Density 335.6/sq mi (129.6/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
98282
FIPS code 53-09365
GNIS feature ID 1503722

Camano Island is a large island in Possession Sound, a section of Puget Sound. It is part of Island County, Washington, and is located between Whidbey Island and the mainland (Snohomish County).

The island has a total area of 39.77 square miles (103.0 km2), making it one of the largest in the state of Washington. It has a year-round population of 15,661 as of the 2010 census. It is an unincorporated area with several small communities.

Camano Island is home to two state parks, Cama Beach and Camano Island State Park, and several county and local parks.

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