Ferry County

Ferry County, Washington

290 E Tessie Ave
Republic, WA 99166
Phone: (509) 775-5229
Fax: (509) 775-5230

On northeastern border of WA, northwest of Spokane; organized as Eureka County Jan 12, 1899 from Stevens County; name changed Feb 16, 1899. Northern half is part of Colville National Forest; southern half comprises the Colville Indian Reservation. Name Origin: For Elisha Peyre Ferry (1825-95), first governor of WA (1889-93)

Area (sq mi):: 2257.46 (land 2203.98; water 53.48) Population per square mile: 3.40
Population 2005: 7,542 State rank: 36 Population change: 2000-20005 3.90%; 1990-2000 15.30% Population 2000: 7,260 (White 74.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 24.10%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 40.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,019; median household $30,388; Population below poverty level: 19.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,265-$18,955
Unemployment (2004): 10.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.80% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The highest rates were in Grays Harbor County and Ferry County, which were both at 9.
Abell was raised on a ranch on the rural Colville Indian Reservation in Ferry County.
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Saltney Ferry county councillor Klaus Armstrong-Braun said: "I'm extremely grateful the council has agreed to continue with the study.
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Subsidiary Minerals North LLC has completed an initial exploration program on the Empire Creek gold project in Ferry County Washington State.
9 percent, had the lowest unemployment rate in the state, and Ferry County had the highest at 14 percent.
Ferry County, in eastern Washington, had the highest, at 13.
The Lamefoot Gold Mine is a magnetite replacement ore deposit containing over 560,000 ounces of gold located in Ferry County, Washington.
Ferry County in northeastern Washington had the state's highest jobless rate, at 12.
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