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Westport, Washington

Westport is a city in Grays Harbor County, United States. The city's population was 2,099 at the 2010 census, it is located on a peninsula on the south side of the entrance to Grays Harbor from the Pacific Ocean. The public Westport Marina is the largest marina on the outer coast of the United States's Pacific Northwest; the marina is home to a large commercial fishing fleet and several recreational charter fishing vessels. A summer-only passenger ferry, discontinued in 2008 connected the town to Ocean Shores, across the mouth of the harbor to the north. Westport was incorporated on June 26, 1914. Names for the area in the past include Peterson's Point, Chehalis City, Fort Chehalis; the latter name is for a U. S. Army fort established in 1860 before the town was founded, "ts-a-lis" is the Lower Chehalis word for Westport, meaning "place of sand". Early explorers pronounced the word "Chehalis" and gave this name to the river and the people living up river who became the Chehalis people or "People of the Sands".

The area was used during the summer by local Native American tribes before Thomas Barker Speake and his family arrived early in the summer of 1857. Westport is the home to a station for the US Coast Guard. In 2015, the Ocosta School District became the first to build a publicly funded vertical tsunami shelter, located at Ocosta Elementary School. Westport is located at 46°53′27″N 124°6′36″W, it is the westernmost "Westport" in the world, the nearest competitor being in California, less than a degree east. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.50 square miles, of which, 3.70 square miles is land and 0.80 square miles is water. A weather station in Grayland, a community just south of Westport, has recorded conditions in the area going back to 1948; the area is mild and wet, with November through January having high levels of rainfall and little or no snow. As of the census of 2010, there were 2,099 people, 999 households, 527 families living in the city; the population density was 567.3 inhabitants per square mile.

There were 1,561 housing units at an average density of 421.9 per square mile. The racial makeup of the city was 87.0% White, 0.9% African American, 2.9% Native American, 1.1% Asian, 4.5% from other races, 3.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.3% of the population. There were 999 households of which 21.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.4% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.4% had a male householder with no wife present, 47.2% were non-families. 38.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.2% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.72. The median age in the city was 48.4 years. 18.8% of residents were under the age of 18. The gender makeup of the city was 49.3 % female. As of the census of 2000, there were 2,137 people, 983 households, 547 families living in the city; the population density was 592.9 people per square mile.

There were 1,358 housing units at an average density of 376.8 per square mile. The racial makeup of the city was 92.75% White, 0.33% African American, 3.09% Native American, 0.94% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, 2.39% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.99% of the population. 21.7% were of German, 10.9% English, 9.6% Irish, 7.6% Norwegian, 5.3% American and 5.1% Swedish ancestry. There were 983 households out of which 23.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.9% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 44.3% were non-families. 34.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.8% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.79. In the city, the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, 19.1% who were 65 years of age or older.

The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females, there were 98.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.9 males. The median income for a household in the city was $32,037, the median income for a family was $40,037. Males had a median income of $33,173 versus $23,889 for females; the per capita income for the city was $17,362. About 9.0% of families and 14.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 23.4% of those under age 18 and 4.6% of those age 65 or over. Official Website Westport Washington - Business Listings, Events Schedule, Classifieds and more

The Blue Fox (1921 film)

The Blue Fox is a 1921 American silent adventure film serial directed by Duke Worne. An incomplete print of the film exists at the UCLA Television Archive. Ann Little as Ann Calvin J. Morris Foster as John Densmore Joseph W. Girard as Hawk Baxter Charles Mason as Robert Winslow William LaRock as Tarka Lon Seefield Fred L. Wilson Hope Loring Message of Hate Menace from the Sky Mysterious Prisoner A Perilous Ride A Woman's Wit A Night of Terror Washed Ashore A Perilous Leap Lost Identity In Close Pursuit The Wilds of Alaska The Camp of the Charkas The Secret Skull The Desert Island Home and Happiness List of film serials List of film serials by studio List of lost films The Blue Fox on IMDb Synopsis at AllMovie

Valéria Szabó

Valéria Szabó is a former Hungarian handballer who most played for Kisvárdai KC and for the Hungarian national team. She made her international debut on 14 October 2008 against France, she represented Hungary on the World Championship in 2009 and on the European Championship in 2010. She retired from professional handball in 2018. Nemzeti Bajnokság I: Silver Medallist: 2010, 2011 Bronze Medallist: 2009 Magyar Kupa: Silver Medallist: 2009, 2011 EHF Cup: Winner: 2005 Junior World Championship: Silver Medallist: 2003 European Championship: Bronze Medalist: 2012 Valéria Szabó career statistics on Worldhandball.com