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Costco tops Fortune 500 list in Northwest

In this April 28, 2011, photo, Costco shoppers load the conveyer belt at the check-out counter at Costco in Mountain View, Calif. Americans saw their incomes rise in March and this spurred higher spending. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
In this April 28, 2011, photo, Costco shoppers load the conveyer belt at the check-out counter at Costco in Mountain View, Calif. Americans saw their incomes rise in March and this spurred higher spending. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Seven Washington-based companies and one in Idaho are on this year's Fortune 500 list.

The Washington state firms, along with their rank and revenues, are:

25. Costco Wholesale, Issaquah: $71.4 billion

36. Microsoft, Redmond: $58.4 billion

100. Amazon.com, Seattle: $24.5 billion

241. Starbucks, Seattle: $9.8 billion

270. Nordstrom, Seattle: $8.6 billion

282. PACCAR, Bellevue: $8.1 billion

379. Weyerhaeuser, Federal Way: $5.5 billion

(PACCAR makes trucks for Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF)

And in Idaho, Micron Technology in Boise ranked 432 with $4.8 billion in revenues.

Oregon has two companies on the list:

124. Nike, Beaverton: $19.1 billion

325: Precision Castparts, Portland: $6.9 billion

There are no Fortune 500 companies based in Montana or Alaska.




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