Pend Oreille County

Pend Oreille County, Washington

229 S Garden Ave
Newport, WA 99156
Phone: (509) 447-2435
Fax: (509) 447-2734
www.co.pend-oreille.wa.us

On northeastern border of WA; organized Mar 1, 1911 from Stevens County. Name Origin: For the Pend Oreille River, which runs through the county, or for the name given to the Kalispel Indians by French-Canadian traders; from the French meaning 'pendant ears' because the Indians wore ear ornaments that probably lengthened their lobes

Area (sq mi):: 1425.32 (land 1400.27; water 25.05) Population per square mile: 9.10
Population 2005: 12,673 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 8.00%; 1990-2000 31.60% Population 2000: 11,732 (White 92.20%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.60%; Other 5.70%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 41.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,731; median household $31,677; Population below poverty level: 18.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,736-$22,009
Unemployment (2004): 8.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.40% Median travel time to work: 31.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Pend Oreille County sheriff's office said 20-year-old Jerid Sturman-Camyn was killed about 11:30 p.
In 1954, Washington Department of Game (later renamed Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, WDFW) personnel found a shed moose antler in the Selkirk Mountains of Pend Oreille County in the northeastern corner of the state.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has published a report on Pend Oreille County Public Utility District No.
With our existing two locations in the Sandpoint market as well as two offices in Pend Oreille County in northwestern Washington and three offices in the Coeur d'Alene area, we are well positioned to bring community banking services to Bonners Ferry.
Anderson should know: he lives in largely rural Pend Oreille County, Wash.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to Pend Oreille County Public Utility District No.
A GPS device would greatly assist in providing MedStar with accurate landing zone coordinates and would speed up the transport of the patient to the hospital," said John Rumelhart, administrative assistant at Pend Oreille County Fire Department #2.
In addition to the State of Washington, the county agencies now on doxo include Benton County, Chelan County, Clallam County, Clark County, Franklin County, Island County, Lincoln County, Pend Oreille County, Stevens County, Thurston County and Walla Walla County.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard & Poor's today assigned its single-'A'-minus underlying rating (SPUR) to Pend Oreille County Public Utility District, Wa.
In addition to its interests in the Golden Chest Mine, Metaline Contact Mines owns approximately 8,200 acres of zinc-lead mineral rights in the Metaline Mining District, located in Pend Oreille County, N.
These nine systems include: Brooklyn Public Library, Baltimore County Public Library, Charlotte-Mecklenberg County Public Library, Los Angeles Public Library, Mississippi Library Commission, Pend Oreille County Public Library (Eastern Washington state), Seattle Public Library, South Dakota State Library and the Tucson-Pima County Library.