Chewelah, Washington is one of the jewels of the Pacific Northwest. Nestled between mountain ranges along a major trade route between Canada and Spokane, Chewelah is a vibrant and active city. With a growing population of 2,765, it’s a place for all seasons with a moderate four-season climate averaging 20” of precipitation yearly. Chewelah offers 104 community activities per year, with easy access to unlimited outdoor recreation hiking, biking, ATV trails, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, golfing at a premier 27-hole course, skiing at 49º North Resort and much more
The population is predominantly Caucasian; average age is 57, but trending downward. Major employers are school, government and health care. Major industries are agriculture, tourism and natural resources. Median income is much lower than the state average, but the cost of living is comparably less than other places. More community information can be found at www.cityofchewelah.org which provides a link to the chamber of commerce website. The City provides water, sewer, electric and garbage services and owns Chewelah Municipal Airport. Spokane is 45 miles south with additional resources for healthcare, education and culture.
If you are considering answering God’s call to serve in ministry at Chewelah Evangelical Free Church, please review the Church Profile, Pastor Job Description, and Community Information, as well as our doctrinal statement.