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

The community of Port Angeles is the Seat for Clallam County.

Clallam County was founded in 1854 and was created by taking area from JeffersonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Clallam had a population of 71,413 people. This is an increase of 10.67% since the last Census (which gave a population of 64,525 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Clallam represented 1.09% of the total population of Washington, making it the state's 18th 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
200971,413+10.67%+0.67% since 2008
200870,937+9.94%+0.95% since 2007
200064,525The Last Census

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


Below are some of the communities located in Clallam County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Clallam County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Port Angeles   18,91218,3972.8% increase  
Sequim   5,8404,33434.75% increase  
Forks   3,3493,1207.34% increase  

Websites for Clallam County

Official Website:   www.clallam.net/

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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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