Adams County


Surrounded by Grant, Lincoln, Whitman, and Franklin Counties and along Interstate 90 and Highway 395 in Southeastern Washington, you will find Adams County. This section of the state offers much more than just road travel amenities; it encompasses charming communities, diverse Northwest landscapes and flourishing business opportunities. Its two most populous cities are Ritzville and Othello, and those combined with the communities of Lind, Washtucna and Hatton offer an array of opportunities for residents and visitors alike. Adams County has approximately 18,000 residents. Diversity in Adams County means many opportunities for your business. With a large Hispanic population in the county, the opportunities for minority-owned businesses are countless.

The Adams County Development Council offers support for businesses across a wide range of sectors. Agriculture is the main industry in Adams County, with a combination of dry land wheat and Columbia Basin irrigated agriculture. Adams County supports the highest growth in the frozen potato and agricultural sectors in our region. From agriculture to manufacturing, retail to tourism, discover the opportunities and resources that the ACDC can provide.

Contact the ACDC at 509-331-2042 or click here to send us an email.