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Time Zone: Asotin County lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Asotin is the Seat for Asotin County.

Asotin County was founded in 1883 and was created by taking area from GarfieldCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Asotin had a population of 21,432 people. This is an increase of 4.29% since the last Census (which gave a population of 20,551 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Asotin represented 0.35% of the total population of Washington, making it the state's 29th most populous county (out of 39 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201021,623+5.22%+0.89% since 2009
200921,432+4.29%+0.22% since 2008
200821,385+4.06%+1.03% since 2007
200020,551The Last Census

More information can be found on the Asotin County Census Page for Asotin County.


Websites for Asotin County

Official Website:   www.co.asotin.wa.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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