Pend Oreille County

Pend Oreille County in the northeastern corner of Washington is one of the most wired locales in the entire nation, thanks to a $34 million, state-of-the-art fiber optic network that provides gigabit-speed Internet for businesses, telecommuters and residents. Combine that with friendly rural communities rich in outdoor recreation, and Pend Oreille County offers a rare opportunity for those who want to live a “high tech, high rec” lifestyle.

Square Miles: 1,425
Largest City: Newport
County Seat: Newport

Median Household Income: $62,843
Cost of Living Index: 107
Average Home Price: $272,803

Drive Times:
Newport to Seattle: 5.5 hours
Newport to Spokane: 1 hour
Newport to Portland: 6.5 hours

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Economic Development Website