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Grays Harbor County Statistic


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Area
1,909.8 sq.miles

Ranking in State14th
Congressional Districts
6
Legislative Districts
19, 24, 35
Population


2000 Census 64,175

1999 State Estimate 67,700

Unincorporated 26,525

Incorporated 41,175

Percentage of state 1.2%

Density 35.4 persons
per square mile
1999 Population Estimate
Median Age

Male 33,734 36.62

Female 33,966 38.22

Total 67,700 37.44

Cities and Towns - Population - 2000 Estimate

Aberdeen 16,420

Cosmopolis 1,555

Elma 3,045

Hoquiam 8,995

McCleary 1,565

Montesano
   County Seat
3,580

Oakville 670

Ocean Shores 3,270

Westport 2,075

Ethnic Breakdown

White/Caucasian 63,285

Black/African American 163

Indian, Eskimo and Aleut 3,227

Asian and Pacific Islanders 1,025

Hispanic Origin (Included Above) 1,728

   
Note - 2000 Census; refer to source
Assessed Value, 1999
$3,313,146,538

Principal Economic Activities

Wood and Paper Products

Seafood Processing

Food Processing

Manufacturing

Institution of Higher Learning

Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen

Points of Interest

Grays Harbor

Fort Chehalis

Quinault Indian Reservation

Westport Docks

Climate

Aberdeen - el. 12 feet
Average JAN APR JLY OCT
    Max Temp (F) 45.3 58.0 69.7 61.9
    Min Temp 34.0 39.5 50.4 43.5
    Mean Temp 39.7 48.7 60.1 52.7
    Precip (in) 12.70 5.56 1.51 8.13
Avg. Annual Max Temp58.7
Avg. Annual Min Temp41.9
Avg. Annual Mean Temp50.3
Avg. Annual Precip84.54 inches

Source:
2002 Washington State Yearbook - A Guide to Government in the Evergreen State;
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