Washington Whitman County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Whitman 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 Whitman County.

1. Branch Library ALBION BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 310 F Street, Albion, WA 99102
Phone Number: (509) 332-5095 Whitman N/A N/A

2. Central Library COLFAX LIBRARY
Street Address: 102 S. Main, Colfax, WA 99111
Phone Number: (509) 397-4366 Whitman N/A N/A

3. Branch Library COLTON BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 706 Broadway, Colton, WA 99113
Phone Number: (509) 229-3887 Whitman N/A N/A

4. Branch Library ENDICOTT BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 324 E Street, Endicott, WA 99125
Phone Number: (509) 657-3429 Whitman N/A N/A

5. Branch Library FARMINGTON BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: N 102 2nd, Farmington, WA 99128
Phone Number: (509) 287-2500 Whitman N/A N/A

6. Branch Library GARFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 113 N 3rd, Garfield, WA 99130
Phone Number: (509) 635-1490 Whitman N/A N/A

7. Branch Library LACROSSE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 107 S Main, Lacrosse, WA 99143
Phone Number: (509) 635-1490 Whitman N/A N/A

8. Branch Library OAKESDALE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: E 102 Steptoe, Oakesdale, WA 99158
Phone Number: (509) 285-4310 Whitman N/A N/A

9. Branch Library PALOUSE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 120 E Main, Palouse, WA 99161
Phone Number: (509) 878-1513 Whitman N/A N/A

10. Central Library PULLMAN
Phone Number: (NEILL) PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N Grand Ave, Pullman, WA 99163
Phone Number: (509) 334-3595 Whitman N/A N/A

11. Library System PULLMAN
Phone Number: (NEILL) PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N Grand Ave, Pullman, WA 99163
Phone Number: (509) 334-3595 Whitman 343,993 148,000

12. Branch Library ROSALIA BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 106 W. 5th, Rosalia, WA 99170
Phone Number: (509) 523-3109 Whitman N/A N/A

13. Branch Library ST. JOHN BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 19 East Front Street, ST. John, WA 99171
Phone Number: (509) 648-3319 Whitman N/A N/A

14. Branch Library TEKOA BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 120 E. Main, Tekoa, WA 99033
Phone Number: (509) 284-3121 Whitman N/A N/A

15. Branch Library UNIONTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 110 S Montgomery, Uniontown, WA 99179
Phone Number: (509) 229-3880 Whitman N/A N/A

16. Library System WHITMAN COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 102 S. Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111
Phone Number: (509) 397-4366 Whitman 159,464 N/A

Overview of Whitman County, Washington

Whitman County is a county located in the state of Washington. As of 2000, the population is 40,740. The county seat is at Colfax. It is named after Marcus Whitman, a Presbyterian missionary who, with his wife Narcissa, was killed in 1847 by members of the Cayuse tribe of Native Americans.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 5,640 km² (2,178 mi²). 5,593 km² (2,159 mi²) of it is land and 47 km² (18 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.84% water.

A farm in Whitman County, Washington

Geographic features

  • Snake River

Major highways

  • United States Highway 195

Adjacent counties

  • Spokane County, Washingtonnorth
  • Benewah County, Idahonortheast
  • Latah County, Idahoeast
  • Nez Perce County, Idahosoutheast
  • Asotin County, Washingtonsouth/southeast
  • Garfield County, Washingtonsouth
  • Columbia County, Washingtonsouth
  • Franklin County, Washingtonsouthwest
  • Adams County, Washingtonwest
  • Lincoln County, Washingtonnorthwest

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 40,740 people, 15,257 households, and 8,055 families residing in the county. The population density is 7/km² (19/mi²). There are 16,676 housing units at an average density of 3/km² (8/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 88.07% White, 1.53% Black or African American, 0.73% Native American, 5.55% Asian, 0.27% Pacific Islander, 1.22% from other races, and 2.63% from two or more races. 2.99% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 15,257 households out of which 24.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.20% are married couples living together, 6.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 47.20% are non-families. 29.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.31 and the average family size is 2.91.

In the county, the population is spread out with 18.10% under the age of 18, 32.60% from 18 to 24, 24.00% from 25 to 44, 16.00% from 45 to 64, and 9.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 25 years. For every 100 females there are 102.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 101.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $28,584, and the median income for a family is $44,830. Males have a median income of $33,381 versus $27,046 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,298. 25.60% of the population and 11.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 16.50% of those under the age of 18 and 5.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Agriculture

According to Heart of Washington, Whitman County produces more barley, wheat, dry peas and lentils than any other county in the United States.

Cities and towns

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

  • Albion
  • Colfax
  • Colton
  • Endicott
  • Farmington
  • Garfield
  • La Crosse
  • Lamont
  • Malden
  • Oakesdale
  • Palouse
  • Pullman
  • Rosalia
  • John
  • Tekoa
  • Uniontown