Yakima County is the
second largest county by area in the U.S.
state of Washington. It is named after the
Yakama tribe of Native Americans. In the
2010 census, its population was 243,231.
The county seat is Yakima, which is also
its largest city.
The county is also the location of the
Yakima Native American Reservation, the
15th largest reservation in America,
comprising 36% of the county's total area.
Its largest city is Toppenish.
from this well is used
for household and stock.
Yakima County, Washington.
Yakima County was formed out of Ferguson
County (defunct) on January 21, 1865.
Ferguson County been created from Walla
Walla County on January 23, 1863.
The highest point in the county is Mount
Adams, which is the second tallest peak in
Washington and the third tallest in the
entire Cascade Range
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