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

Thurston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. It is named after Samuel R. Thurston, the Oregon Territory's first delegate to Congress. As of July 1, 2006, the population was 234,670. The county seat is at Olympia, the state capital and also the county's largest city. Thurston County was created out of Lewis County by the government of Oregon Territory on January 12, 1852. At that time, it covered all of the Puget Sound region and the Olympic Peninsula. On December 22 of the same year, Pierce, King, Island, and Jefferson Counties were split off from Thurston County. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Washington State$139,616 Average House Value (as of 2000)
206,218 Population (as of 2000)$45,241 Average House Income (as of 2000)
239,777 Population (current)681.4 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)8.1 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
5,343 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$390,510,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
57,289 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,667,168,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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