Pend Oreille County
There are 6 US Post Offices in Pend Oreille County serving a total of 12,222 residents equating to 2,037 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 19,508 packages are handled across the 6 county post offices annually. Pend Oreille County (/p\u0252nd\u0259\u02c8re\u026a/ pond-\u0259-RAY) is a county located in the northeast corner of the U.S. state of Washington, along the Canada\u2013US border. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,001. The county seat and largest city is Newport. The county was created out of Stevens County on March 1, 1911. It is the most recently formed of the state's 39 counties (see list of counties in Washington). It is named after the Pend d'Oreilles tribe, whose name is French for \"earring\" (literally \"hangs from ear\"), which refers to the large shell earrings that these people wore. Pend Oreille County is included in the Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area."