Washington Grays Harbor County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Grays Harbor County, Washington. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Washington Grays Harbor County.

1. Branch Library ABERDEEN TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 121 E. Market ST., Aberdeen, WA 98520
Phone Number: (360) 533-2360 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

2. Branch Library AMANDA PARK TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 6118 U.S. Highway 101, Amanda Park, WA 98526
Phone Number: (360) 288-2725 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

3. Branch Library ELMA TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 118 N. First, Elma, WA 98541
Phone Number: (360) 482-3737 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

4. Branch Library HOQUIAM TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 420 7th ST., Hoquiam, WA 98550
Phone Number: (360) 532-1710 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

5. Branch Library MCCLEARY TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 121 S. 4th ST., Mccleary, WA 98557
Phone Number: (360) 495-3368 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

6. Branch Library OAKVILLE TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 204 Main ST., Oakville, WA 98568
Phone Number: (360) 273-5305 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

7. Library System OCEAN SHORES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 573 PT. Brown AVE. N.W., Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Phone Number: (360) 289-3919 Grays Harbor 72,997 49,965

8. Central Library OCEAN SHORES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 573 PT. Brown AVE. N.W., Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Phone Number: (360) 289-3919 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

9. Branch Library W. H. ABEL MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 125 Main ST. S., Montesano, WA 98563
Phone Number: (360) 249-4211 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

10. Branch Library WESTPORT TIMBERLAND LIBRARY
Street Address: 506 N. Montesano ST., Westport, WA 98595
Phone Number: (360) 268-0521 Grays Harbor N/A N/A

Overview of Grays Harbor County, Washington

Grays Harbor County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. As of 2000, the population is 67,194. The county seat is at Montesano. It is named after Captain Robert Gray, who discovered the harbor that bears his name in 1792.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 5,761 km² (2,224 mi²). 4,965 km² (1,917 mi²) of it is land and 797 km² (308 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 13.83% water.

Geographic features

  • Pacific Ocean
  • Grays Harbor
  • Lake Quinault
  • Chehalis River
  • Quinault River
  • Olympic Mountains
  • Olympic Peninsula
  • Satsop River
  • Wynoochee River

Adjacent and/or overlapping

  • Chehalis Indian Reservation
  • Colonel Bob Wilderness Area
  • Olympic National Park
  • Olympic National Forest
  • Quinault Indian Reservation

State parks

  • Griffiths-Priday State Park
  • Lake Sylvia State Park
  • Ocean City State Park
  • Pacific Beach State Park
  • Twin Harbors State Park
  • Westhaven State Park
  • Westport Light State Park

Major highways

  • United States Highway 12
  • United States Highway 101

Adjacent counties

  • Jefferson County, Washington- north
  • Mason County, Washington- northeast
  • Thurston County, Washington- east/southeast
  • Lewis County, Washington- south/southeast
  • Pacific County, Washington- south

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 67,194 people, 26,808 households, and 17,907 families residing in the county. The population density is 14/km² (35/mi²). There are 32,489 housing units at an average density of 7/km² (17/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 88.30% White, 0.34% Black or African American, 4.66% Native American, 1.22% Asian, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 2.27% from other races, and 3.10% from two or more races. 4.85% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 26,808 households out of which 30.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.70% are married couples living together, 11.10% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.20% are non-families. 26.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 2.98.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.70% under the age of 18, 7.90% from 18 to 24, 26.00% from 25 to 44, 25.00% from 45 to 64, and 15.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 98.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $34,160, and the median income for a family is $39,709. Males have a median income of $35,947 versus $24,262 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,799. 16.10% of the population and 11.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 21.60% of those under the age of 18 and 9.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Grays Harbor County, Washington has the following cities and towns:

  • Aberdeen
  • Aberdeen Gardens
  • Amanda Park
  • Brady
  • Central Park
  • Chehalis Village
  • Cohassett Beach
  • Copalis Beach
  • Cosmopolis
  • Elma
  • Grayland
  • Hoquiam
  • Humptulips
  • Junction City
  • Malone-Porter
  • Markham
  • McCleary
  • Moclips
  • Montesano
  • Neilton
  • Oakville
  • Ocean City
  • Ocean Shores
  • Oyehut-Hogans Corner
  • Satsop
  • Taholah
  • Westport