Table 6

COUNTY/CITY LOCAL SALES AND USE TAX DISTRIBUTIONS*

Calendar Years 1997-1998

County CY 1997 CY 1998

Percent Change 

Per Capita 1998 Receipts

Adams $1,710,784 $1,583,306 (7.5)%  $99.58
Asotin 738,650 882,518 19.5    44.13
Benton 15,785,706 16,112,253 2.0    117.18
Chelan 9,681,291 9,864,157 1.9    157.57
Clallam 6,040,449 6,686,351 10.7    100.25
Clark 27,854,642 29,849,741 7.1    91.01
Columbia 276,466 277,876 0.5    66.16
Cowlitz 10,290,750 11,138,008 8.2    119.63
Douglas 2,407,595 2,505,058 4.0    79.78
Ferry 471,968 441,983 (6.4)   60.55
Franklin 6,099,560 6,139,606 0.7    138.28
Garfield 195,388 189,990 (2.8)   79.16
Grant 7,911,073 8,219,447 3.9    118.44
Grays Harbor 6,368,167 6,754,516 6.1    99.48
Island 4,644,119 5,007,527 7.8    69.07
Jefferson 2,403,977 2,609,299 8.5    98.46
King 309,562,760 335,080,042 8.2    201.15
Kitsap 20,575,452 21,771,537 5.8    95.07
Kittitas 3,973,598 3,699,477 (6.9)   117.82
Klickitat 809,852 924,372 14.1    48.40
Lewis 8,613,779 8,851,992 2.8    129.04
Lincoln 867,520 872,175 0.5    87.22
Mason 3,160,641 3,311,927 4.8    68.57
Okanogan 3,218,537 3,264,184 1.4    85.00
Pacific 1,564,920 1,756,470 12.2    81.70
Pend Oreille 1,275,515 678,742 (46.8)   60.60
Pierce 68,755,284 74,756,374 8.7    108.85
San Juan 2,199,210 2,549,995 16.0    202.38
Skagit 13,355,673 14,880,547 11.4    150.77
Skamania 325,244 339,487 4.4    34.29
Snohomish 66,801,285 70,047,096 4.9    123.30
Spokane 51,378,949 52,527,135 2.2    127.83
Stevens 2,507,418 2,631,488 4.9    69.99
Thurston 21,835,051 23,403,615 7.2    117.19
Wahkiakum 179,621 192,066 6.9    49.25
Walla Walla 4,694,707 4,976,593 6.0    91.15
Whatcom 19,710,311 20,299,323 3.0    128.88
Whitman 3,798,116 3,674,703 (3.2)   88.76
Yakima 22,222,248 22,666,057 2.0    107.68
All Counties 219,926,455 228,745,408 4.0    --
All Cities 514,339,826 552,611,624 7.4    --
TOTAL $734,266,281 $781,357,032 6.4%   $137.43
*Distributions of local sales tax (rates from 0.5-1.0%) to county government and all cities within the county, excluding administrative expenses (1.0% of collections) retained by the state.


Last Updated on 5/14/99
By Department of Revenue