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Asotin County, Washington

Asotin County Washington
US county information
NameAsotin County
US Area
Total Area641 sq mi (1660.2 km2)
Land Area635 sq mi (1644.7 km2)
Water Area5 sq mi (13 km2)
Population21623 (2010)
Density13/km2 (33.7/sq mi)
FoundedOctober 27, 1883

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Asotin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. It is part of the Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of both Nez Perce County, Idaho, and Asotin County. As of 2010, the population was 21,623. The county seat is at Asotin, and its largest city is Clarkston.

"Asotin" derives from a Nez Perce word meaning "Eel Creek".

Asotin County was created out of Garfield County on October 27, 1883.

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