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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Kitsap County, Washington

Kitsap County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington, named after Chief Kitsap of the Suquamish tribe. As of 2000, its population is 231,969. Its county seat is at Port Orchard, and its largest city is Bremerton. Kitsap County was formed out of King County, Washington and Jefferson County, Washington on January 16, 1857. Originally named Slaughter County, it was soon renamed. The United States Navy is of great importance to the county because it is the largest employer in the county, with installations at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Keyport, and Naval Base Kitsap (which comprises former NSB Bangor, and NS Bremerton). Kitsap County is connected to the eastern shore of Puget Sound by Washington State Ferries runs from Bremerton to Downtown Seattl... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Washington State$181,100 Average House Value (as of 2000)
232,129 Population (as of 2000)$49,349 Average House Income (as of 2000)
241,489 Population (current)399.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
5,600 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$351,203,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
54,136 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,499,016,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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