1. Area code map
    Area Code Overlay
    A new area code is coming for western Washington.
    The new area code, 564, will be available as numbers in the 360, 206, 253, and 425 area codes become exhausted.
    Part of this roll out includes the implementation of mandatory 10-digit dialing for all western Washington area codes by July 28, 2017. This will require callers to dial all 10 digits of a telephone number, including area code, when making local calls. 

    Additional Information 
  2. 2017 Reservations
    2017 San Juan County Resident Camping Reservations
    San Juan County Parks & Fair is again offering advance camping reservations for people who reside in our county year ‘round! Choose from San Juan County Park, San Juan County Fairgrounds (RVs only), Odlin County Park, and Shaw County Park for any dates in 2017. To request your reservation, please email
    parks@sanjuanco.com for a 2017 Resident Reservation request form. Resident reservations must be made directly through our admin office and are not available to book online. Early resident reservations will be accepted from January 18th until February 24th (starting at 10:00 am on January 18th). Due to the popularity of this program, duplicate date requests may be randomly selected. Proof of residency is required; 2 sites max per household per stay.

  1. News Flash
  2. Calendar
  1. Draft Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps (DFIRMs) Available

    The county has received draft digital flood map layers from FEMA that include base flood elevations. The County will begin using the base flood elevation information in the DFIRMs rather than requiring a determination from a federal agency this month. Read on...
  2. Update on Orcas School Bond measure

    An Orcas Island School District bond measure is currently failing, having won 59.73% of the vote in an election which requires 60% to win. The Elections Office has estimated that another 15 ballots will be counted before the election is final. Read on...
  3. San Juan County bond rating upgraded

    San Juan County Treasurer Rhonda Pederson was notified last week of an upgrade in the County’s bond rating, from Aa3 to Aa2. Read on...
  4. 2017 Tax Roll has been certified

    Pursuant to RCW 84.56.020, I, Rhonda Pederson, San Juan County Treasurer, hereby certify that the 2017 tax roll has been completed and is ready for collection beginning January 23, 2017. Read on...
  5. Quarterly Review of County Finances by County Auditor F. Milene Henley

    Sales tax revenue in San Juan County has grown tremendously in the last four years. This growth has been a real boon to County finances, but increases the County's reliance on a volatile revenue source. Which is not good, if you're a worrier. Read on...
  6. San Juan County Fair is now accepting 2017 Fair Vendors!

    Do you own a business, run an organization, or have a craft you’d like to share with the islands community? The San Juan County Fair is now accepting vendor booth applications for 2017! Read on...
  7. Fairgrounds Horse Barn: Seeking Photographs and Memories

    The Fair Board and staff are currently seeking historic mementos to memorialize the barn; and contribute to the Historic Barns of the San Juan Islands website, https://historicbarnssanjuanislands.com under the ghost barn section. More Details...
  8. 2017 Resident Reservations AVAILABLE January 18th- February 24th!

    San Juan County Parks & Fair is again offering advance camping reservations for people who reside in our county year ‘round! Choose from San Juan County Park, San Juan County Fairgrounds (RVs), Odlin County Park, or Shaw County Park for any dates in 2017. Full details....
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