About This Place
White Salmon is a city in Klickitat County, Washington, United States. It is located in the Columbia River Gorge. The population was 2,193 at the 2000 census and increased 1.4% to 2,224 at the 2010 census.
White Salmon was first settled in 1852 by Erastus Joslyn and his wife. White Salmon was officially incorporated on June 3, 1907.
White Salmon's current city government includes Mayor David Poucher, city council members Bob Landgren and Richard Marx, both elected to 4 year terms in 2007, and council members Anthony Coulter and Mark Peppel, elected in 2009.Adrian Bradford joined the city council in 2010 after former councilmember Leana Johnson's resignation.