Your guide to Forks, Washington assisted living facilities. With so many senior housing options available, how do you know which one is right for your family?
Our Senior Living Advisors live in the Forks area and can provide you with an insider's view of local communities including pricing information and distinctive features.
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The official website for the city of Forks is http://www.forkswashington.org/.
Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Forks
Forks is also known as: Logging Capital of the World.
Forks is represented by Mayor Bryon Monohon.
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. The population was 3,532 at the 2010 census. The population was 3,545 at 2012 Estimate from Office of Financial Management. It is named after the forks in the nearby Quillayute, Bogachiel, Calawah, and Sol Duc rivers.For many years, the city's economy was fueled by the local timber industry. More recently it has drawn tourism related to the movie series Twilight and novels of the same name, set in Forks. With recent declines in the timber industry, Forks has relied on the nearby Clallam Bay Corrections Center and Olympic Corrections Center as sources of jobs. Forks is a popular destination for sport fishers who fish for salmon and rainbow trout in nearby rivers. It is also supported by visitors to Olympic National Park.It is the largest community in the contiguous United States with a true oceanic climate (Cfb); Forks has no month with less than 40 millimetres (1.6 in) of rain, and no month with an average temperature higher than 22 °C (72 °F). A large number of more populated communities, notably Boone, North Carolina and several cities along the Oregon and Washington coast, come very close to Cfb, but either have non-temperate seasons or lack enough rainfall in the summer to qualify.
Population shifts in Forks
Average temperatures in ForksLine in orange is average highs...line in blue is average lows.
Average rainfall in Forks