The population estimate for Klickitat County in 2005 was 19,500, up from 16,616 in 1990. Residents are spread over 1,908 square miles (about the size of Delaware) of mountain, range-land, canyon and riverside areas in the South-Central part of Washington. Its residents live in historic communities which provide various cultural, recreational and business opportunities.

Population Estimate 2005*, Klickitat County
Klickitat     19,500
Unincorporated area     12,960
Incorporated area     6,540
Bingen     655
Goldendale     3,650
White Salmon     2,235
For a full demographic report, please go to and select Klickitat County and then click on Demographic Report.

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For information about nearby counties (Hood River, Sherman and Wasco) in Oregon, please go to and select Community Resumes.

*Source: Washington Office of Financial Management at