With more than 3,000 glaciers, Washington is the most glaciated state in the U.S. The state consistently ranks among the best for life expectancy and low unemployment. Washington is the only U.S. state named after a president. Countryaah.com: Offers a full list of nationwide and statewide holidays in Washington starting from January 1st – New Year’s Day. Also covers the most recent three years of public holidays within the state of Washington.