Thurston County , Washington

Thurston County: County in the state of Washington, United States

Thurston County locator map
Location of Thurston County on Washington map.

About

Thurston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. As of the 2010 census, the population was 252,264 and a population density of 126 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 290,536 inhabitants. Its county seat is Olympia. The county was created 169 years ago in 1851.

Geography

Thurston County is located at 46°55'46"N 122°49'55"W (46.9295000, -122.8320800). It has 4 neighbors: Grays Harbor County, Lewis County, Mason County and Pierce County.

Thurston County Courthouse 'Olympia  Washington' image
Thurston County Courthouse 'Olympia Washington'

The largest city of Thurston County is Olympia with a population of 52,882. Other cities include, Lacey population 52,592, Tumwater population 24,024, Yelm population 9,456 and Grand Mound population 2,981. See all Thurston County cities & populated places.

Thurston County Courthouse 'Olympia  Washington' image

Thurston County map

Thurston County Quick Facts

Population : 290,536 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
Different from : Thurston County
Area : 2004 km2
Water as percent of area : 6.7%
Land as percent of area : 93.3%
Named for : Samuel Thurston
Altitude : 236 feet / 72 meters
Capital : Olympia
Establishment : January 01, 1852
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 23:31:09 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 145 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 13.17% (2010-2019)

Thurston County has 4 neighbours.

  • Olympia

Demographics

The population of Thurston County increased by 13.17% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 252,264 - census
2011 256,386 1.61% estimation process
2012 258,527 0.83% estimation process
2013 261,852 1.27% estimation process
2014 264,909 1.15% estimation process
2015 267,978 1.15% estimation process
2016 273,714 2.1% estimation process
2017 280,269 2.34% estimation process
2018 286,056 2.02% estimation process
2019 290,536 1.54% estimation process

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People born in Thurston County (1)

American architect Elizabeth Ayer was born in Thurston County

Other places with the same name (1)

Thurston County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Thurston County.

City Name Population Title
Olympia 52,882 City in and county seat of Thurston County, Washington, United States, and Washington federated state capital city
Lacey 52,592 City in Washington, United States
Tumwater 24,024 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Yelm 9,456 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Grand Mound 2,981 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
North Yelm 2,906 Census designated place
Rochester 2,388
Rainier 2,287 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Tenino 1,865 City in Thurston County, Washington, United States
Bucoda 592 Town of the United States

Washington Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Washington 7,614,893 State of the United States of America
King County 2,252,782 County in the state of Washington, United States
Pierce County 904,980 County in the state of Washington, United States
Snohomish County 822,083 County in the state of Washington, United States
Seattle 753,675 City in Washington, United States; county seat of King County
Spokane County 522,798 County in the state of Washington, United States
Clark County 488,241 County in Washington, United States
Kitsap County 271,473 County in the state of Washington, United States
Yakima County 250,873 County in the state of Washington, United States
Whatcom County 229,247 County in the state of Washington, United States
Spokane 222,081 County seat of Spokane County, Washington, United States
Tacoma 217,827 County seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States
Benton County 204,390 County in Arkansas, United States
Vancouver 184,463 City in Washington, United States and the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon
Bellevue 148,164 City in King County, Washington, United States
Kent 132,319 City located in King County, Washington, USA

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