Yakima, WA

Yakima County

What you need to know about Yakima, WA

Yakima is located in Yakima County, Washington. The population is 50% White, 1% Black, 1% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 16% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 31% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $40,189 and the median home value is $157,300. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Yakima, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Yakima has a Walk Score ® of 49.


Homes Owned 53.79%
53.79% Complete
Homes Rented 46.21%
46.21% Complete

Real Estate

In Yakima, Washington

Ready to move to Yakima? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Yakima.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Yakima, Washington

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Yakima rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Yakima, Washington

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Yakima.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Yakima, Washington

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Yakima.


Bachelor’s Degree 17%
17% Complete
Graduated High School 73%
73% Complete