*All counties are represented in state totals.
Additional building permit statistics are available at www.BIAW.com.

Residential Building Permits Issued
May 2003 (in units)

County
Single
Family
Multi-
family
May
2003
May
2002
YTD
TOTALS
2003
YTD
TOTALS
2002
 
Benton
94
37
131
90
523
374
Chelan
29
0
29
31
134
112
Clallam
38
0
38
29
171
125
Clark
269
2
271
306
1,645
1,587
Cowlitz
34
12
46
35
171
155
Douglas
13
0
13
13
80
56
Franklin
75
0
75
47
280
162
Grant
17
0
17
14
55
73
Grays Harbor
16
0
16
11
73
57
Island
42
0
42
46
279
228
Jefferson
29
2
31
21
127
113
King
517
515
1,032
1,389
3,633
3,786
Kitsap
138
18
156
85
625
408
Kittitas
29
0
29
37
167
146
Klickitat
4
0
4
16
28
28
Lewis
20
0
20
17
102
60
Lincoln
0
0
0
0
1
0
Mason
40
2
42
42
173
149
Okanogan
12
0
12
25
43
69
Pacific
11
0
11
6
35
22
Pend Oreille
7
0
7
9
20
17
Pierce
376
58
435
456
2,349
2,002
San Juan
21
0
21
19
69
69
Skagit
67
4
71
83
257
279
Snohomish
421
355
776
436
2,434
2,031
Spokane
121
24
145
259
737
794
Stevens
14
0
14
17
56
43
Thurston
161
10
171
132
736
716
Walla Walla
6
0
6
6
25
21
Whatcom
133
99
232
159
784
629
Whitman
14
0
14
4
63
59
Yakima
42
5
47
32
190
152
Washington State*
2,810
1,144
3,954
3,872
16,065
14,522

Source: U.S. Census