Whitman County , Washington

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

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

About

Whitman County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. As of the 2010 census, the population was 44,776 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 50,104 inhabitants. Its county seat is Colfax. The county was created 150 years ago in 1870.

Geography

Whitman County is located at 46°54'4"N 117°31'23"W (46.9011700, -117.5229900). It has 8 neighbors: Benewah County, Latah County, Nez Perce County, Adams County, Asotin County, Franklin County, Lincoln County and Spokane County.

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Colfax Post Office

The largest city of Whitman County is Pullman with a population of 34,506. Other cities include, Colfax population 2,872, Palouse population 1,075, Tekoa population 799 and Garfield population 609. See all Whitman County cities & populated places.

Weather

Whitman County forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. more

Colfax Post Office image

Whitman County map

Whitman County Quick Facts

Population : 50,104 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
Area : 5641 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : Marcus Whitman
Altitude : 2,110 feet / 643 meters
Capital : Colfax
Establishment : January 01, 1871
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 15:53:00 (28th July 2021)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 10.63% (2010-2019)
Weather : 58℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather

Whitman County has 8 neighbours.

  • Colfax

Demographics

The population of Whitman County increased by 10.63% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 44,776 - census
2011 45,056 0.62% estimation process
2012 46,633 3.38% estimation process
2013 46,792 0.34% estimation process
2014 46,918 0.27% estimation process
2015 48,164 2.59% estimation process
2016 48,824 1.35% estimation process
2017 49,382 1.13% estimation process
2018 49,683 0.61% estimation process
2019 50,104 0.84% estimation process

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People born in Whitman County (3)

People born in Whitman County, including novelist Jean Hegland, astronomer Dinsmore Alter, actress and author Lorraine Huling, you can see a list of people who born in Whitman County.

Whitman County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Pullman 34,506 City in eastern Washington
Colfax 2,872 City in Washington, United States
Palouse 1,075 City in Washington, USA
Tekoa 799 City in Whitman County, Washington, United States
Garfield 609 City in Whitman County, Washington, United States
Albion 604 Town in Whitman County, Washington
Rosalia 558 Town in Washington
Saint John 537
Colton 458 Town in Whitman County, Washington, United States of America
Oakesdale 439 Town of the United States
Uniontown 344 Town in Whitman County, Washington, United States
Endicott 305 Town in Whitman County, Washington, United States
Malden 206 Town of Washington state
Farmington 152 Town in Whitman County, Washington, United States
Lamont 74 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
Thurston County 290,536 County in the state of 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

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