WA-List » Pacific County

Pacific County

FACT SHEET

  • Name origin: Named for the ocean that laps against its coastline.
  • Established: 1851 Feb 4
  • County seat: South Bend
  • County government website
  • Upcoming events (via WA-List’s events calendar)
  • Population (2010): 20,920 (Rank: 29 of 39)
  • Area (2010): 932.66 square miles (Rank: 29 of 39)
  • Density (2010): 22.4 people per square miles (Rank: 24 of 39)
  • Highest elevation: about 3,000 feet, unnamed locale near the headwaters of the Grays River, 15 miles north of Skamokawa.

 


Cities and Towns Population Area Density Elevation Zip code
(sq miles) (pop/sq miles) (feet)
1. Raymond city 2,882 4.06 709.9 14 98577
2. South Bend city 1,637  1.62 1,010.5 11 98586
3. Long Beach city 1,392  1.35 1,031.1 3 98631
4. Ilwaco city 936  2.10 445.7 16 98624

 


Additional facts

  • Pacific is one of four Washington counties with Pacific Ocean coastline.
  • There is a city named Pacific in Washington, but ironically it is not in Pacific County.  It’s in King County.

 


Notes

  • This page is updated periodically in an effort to keep information accurate and offer additional data.
  • = link to map
  • All population and area data are from the 2010 United States Census. All population density figures for cities greater than 5,000 people are as well. Densities of smaller towns and cities were calculated separately using US Census data.
Share