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.

Median Home Price

$157,300
Lower than the state average

Housing

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.

Schools

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

$40,189
Lower than the national average

Business

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.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

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.

Education

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