Clallam County Zoning Code Summary

Updated November 14, 2002.

Rural (R1)


This summary is provided for your convenience and does not represent all provisions of the Clallam County Zoning Code. You are encouraged to consult the Zoning Code in its entirety. The County does not intend that you rely solely on this summary.


PURPOSE: The purpose of the Rural (R1) zone is to provide areas having a suburban/rural density setting free from commercial and industrial developments.

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Asphalt plants

Business parks

Commercial storage

Gas stations

Grocery stores


Medical service facilities

Mineral extraction

Mobile home parks


Multiple family dwellings

Professional offices

Race tracks


Retail stores

RV parks


Shooting ranges


Timber labor camps

Tourist shops

Vehicular repair

Wood manufacturing

Wrecking yards

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50 feet from the right-of-way centerline of an arterial street

60 feet from the right-of-way centerline of a highway (or 15-feet from property line, whichever is greater)

*Subject to the maximum residential density requirements for this zone.