We use cookies to better understand how you use our site and to provide ads and other offers that may be most relevant to you. By closing this message box or continuing to use our site, you agree to our use of cookies. To find out more, please see our Privacy Policy.

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

Kittitas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. As of 2000, the population was 33,362. Its county seat is Ellensburg, which is also the county's largest city. There are numerous interpretations of the name, which is from the language of the Kittitas American Indian language. According to one source, it "has been said to mean everything from 'white chalk' to 'shale rock' to 'shoal people' to 'land of plenty'. Most anthropologists and historians concede that each interpretation has some validity depending upon the particular dialect spoken." Kittitas County officially separated from Yakima County in 1884. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Washington State$147,350 Average House Value (as of 2000)
33,292 Population (as of 2000)$41,906 Average House Income (as of 2000)
33,048 Population (current)1,257.5 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)11.9 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
1,088 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$45,381,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
9,376 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$198,471,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Median Ages (as of 2000)

County Employers