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Demographics Analysis

The people of Selah City, Washington give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Selah City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 317

5 to 9 years : 159

10 to 14 years : 305

15 to 17 years : 193

18 and 19 years : 189

20 years : 129

21 years : 55

22 to 24 years : 63

25 to 29 years : 352

30 to 34 years : 247

35 to 39 years : 244

40 to 44 years : 243

45 to 49 years : 121

50 to 54 years : 284

55 to 59 years : 193

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 106

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 46

Female:

Under 5 years : 278

5 to 9 years : 213

10 to 14 years : 402

15 to 17 years : 191

18 and 19 years : 47

20 years : 0

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 155

25 to 29 years : 454

30 to 34 years : 189

35 to 39 years : 217

40 to 44 years : 216

45 to 49 years : 269

50 to 54 years : 302

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 89

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 121

75 to 79 years : 72

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Selah City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,833

Multiple ancestry : 2,343

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 804


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Selah City, Washington)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,211

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 117

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 157

Not a U.S. citizen : 495


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Selah City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 595

5 to 17 years : 1,463

18 to 24 years : 655

25 to 34 years : 1,242

35 to 44 years : 920

45 to 54 years : 976

55 to 59 years : 362

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 106

65 to 74 years : 380

75 years and over : 226

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 505

5 to 17 years : 962

18 to 24 years : 413

25 to 34 years : 843

35 to 44 years : 608

45 to 54 years : 483

55 to 59 years : 257

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 130

75 years and over : 13

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 17 years : 262

18 to 24 years : 156

25 to 34 years : 198

35 to 44 years : 169

45 to 54 years : 410

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 250

75 years and over : 204

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 47

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 192

18 to 24 years : 47

25 to 34 years : 187

35 to 44 years : 126

45 to 54 years : 83

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Selah City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,156

Female : 2,141

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 891

Female : 1,023

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 70

Female : 47

Foreign born:

Male : 325

Female : 327


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Selah City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 3,850

Born in other state in the United States : 1,740

Native: born outside the United States : 117

Foreign born : 77


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Selah City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,316

Now married, except separated : 1,302

Divorced : 318

Separated : 93

Widowed : 33

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 234

Now married, except separated : 969

Divorced : 227

Separated : 39

Widowed : 168

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 72

Now married, except separated : 45

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 77

Now married, except separated : 364

Divorced : 41

Separated : 8

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Selah City, Washington)

Speak only English : 5,468

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 235

Speak English less than "very well" : 669

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Selah City, Washington

  • German: 1,317   (19.6%)
  • Other Groups: 1,138   (17.0%)
  • Irish: 750   (11.2%)
  • English: 623   (9.3%)
  • United States Or American: 592   (8.8%)
  • Norwegian: 327   (4.9%)
  • Swedish: 294   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 272   (4.1%)
  • Italian: 217   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 187   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 156   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 144   (2.1%)
  • French Canadian: 121   (1.8%)
  • European: 107   (1.6%)
  • Danish: 66   (1.0%)
  • Austrian: 51   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 51   (0.8%)
  • Celtic: 37   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 35   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 31   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 31   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 28   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 24   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 17   (0.3%)
  • Armenian: 15   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 12   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 11   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 11   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.1%)
  • British: 8   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Selah City, Washington is 6,980



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Selah City, Washington: 3,442
Female Population in Selah City, Washington: 3,538


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Selah City, Washington: 29.7
Median Female Resident Age in Selah City, Washington: 30.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Selah City, Washington


White


Both sexes

33.4

Male

32.9

Female

33.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.5

Male

28.5

Female

23.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.5

Male

27.3

Female

18.5

Asian


Both sexes

41.0

Male

43.3

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.0

Male

27.5

Female

46.5

Other


Both sexes

24.1

Male

24.6

Female

23.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.7

Male

13.3

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.3

Male

21.7

Female

20.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.5

Male

33.9

Female

35.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Selah City, Washington


  • White: 5,784
  • African American: 31
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 8
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 5
  • Some Other Race: 932
  • Two or More Races: 220



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Selah City, Washington citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Selah City, Washington

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 53   (3.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.52%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 35   (2.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 73   (4.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (1.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 46   (2.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 413   (23.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 177   (10.24%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 330   (19.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 89   (5.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 277   (16.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 158   (9.14%)
  • Professional School Degree: 38   (2.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.64%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 34   (1.72%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 66   (3.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (1.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 68   (3.43%)
  • 11th Grade: 56   (2.83%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 124   (6.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 529   (26.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 290   (14.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 264   (13.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 124   (6.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 280   (14.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 80   (4.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (1.31%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Selah City, Washington

  • Selah School Dist 119


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 105 W Bartlett Ave, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0706, Students: 3,487 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Selah City, Washington

  • Selah Intermediate


    ( Grades: 5-7, Location: 1401 West Fremont Avenue, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 698-0400, Students: 789 )

  • Robert S Lince Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 316 West Naches Avenue, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0675, Students: 712 )

  • John Campbell Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 408 North First Street, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0726, Students: 589 )

  • Selah Junior High School


    ( Grades: 8-9, Location: 411 North First Street, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0500, Students: 581 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Selah City, Washington

  • Selah High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 801 North First Street, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0800, Students: 756 )

  • Selah Academy


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 801 North First Street, Selah, WA 98942, Phone: (509) 697-0515, Students: 60 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Selah City, Washington

  • Selah Library


    106 S 2nd, Selah, WA 98942

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Selah City, Washington


  • Wenas Mammoth Foundation


    2741 S Wenas Rd, Selah, WA 98942

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Selah City, Washington affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Selah City, Washington.

Area Features of Selah City, Washington


Airport


(1) Reids Field   (2) Shangri-la Airport  

Building


(1) Yakima County Fire District 2 Selah Fire Department Station 6  

Canal


(1) Longmire Wenas Canal   (2) Selah Valley Canal   (3) Wapatox Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Wenas Cemetery  

Dam


(1) Wenas Dam  

Flat


(1) Fisher Flat   (2) Iowa Flat  

Gap


(1) Ellensburg Pass  

Lake


(1) Little Mud Lake  

Locale


(1) Barnes Cabin   (2) Manastash Lookout   (3) The Cottonwoods   (4) Wenas Camp   (5) Wenas Valley Grange  

Park


(1) L T Murray State Wildlife Recreation Area   (2) Oak Creek State Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Roza   (2) Wenas   (3) Wymer  

Reservoir


(1) Wenas Lake  

Ridge


(1) Cleman Mountain  

School


(1) Naches Valley Primary School  

Spring


(1) Box Spring   (2) Mud Spring   (3) Oasis Spring   (4) Sandstone Spring   (5) Willow Spring   (6) Wright Spring  

Stream


(1) Dry Creek   (2) Lmuma Creek   (3) North Fork Wenas Creek   (4) Roza Creek   (5) Scorpion Coulee Creek   (6) South Fork Wenas Creek  

Summit


(1) Baldy  

Valley


(1) Big Burn Canyon   (2) Black Canyon   (3) Box Spring Canyon   (4) Burn Canyon   (5) Cow Canyon   (6) Dipping Vat Canyon   (7) Evans Canyon   (8) Goodwin Canyon   (9) Hardy Canyon   (10) Horse Trough Canyon   (11) Jones Canyon   (12) Kelley Hollow   (13) Lady Bug Canyon   (14) Lemon Canyon   (15) Mcpherson Canyon   (16) Middle Fork Canyon   (17) Milk Canyon   (18) Mill Canyon   (19) Pine Canyon   (20) Reed Canyon   (21) Scorpion Coulee   (22) South Riggs Canyon   (23) Spud Canyon   (24) Watering Trough Canyon   (25) Woodcamp Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Selah City, Washington

98942 (pop. 15,328)


Cities Nearby Selah City, Washington

Yakima Ccd, WA  (pop. 133,022) 3.1 Miles
Gleed Cdp, WA  (pop. 2,783) 3.3 Miles
Yakima City, WA  (pop. 92,995) 3.8 Miles
Eschbach Cdp, WA  (pop. 455) 4.9 Miles
West Valley Cdp, WA  (pop. 10,433) 4.9 Miles
Terrace Heights Cdp, WA  (pop. 6,664) 5.0 Miles
Summitview Cdp, WA  (pop. 1,247) 6.1 Miles
Union Gap City, WA  (pop. 5,692) 6.8 Miles
Ahtanum Cdp, WA  (pop. 3,777) 7.2 Miles
Naches Town, WA  (pop. 668) 9.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Selah City, Washington

509



Elevation in Selah City, Washington is 1,129.0 ft. (344.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Selah City, Washington

Lat: 46.652109 N        Long: -120.535134 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Selah City, Washington need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Washington

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
  Total Electric Industry 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
  Total Electric Industry 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
  Total Electric Industry 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
  Total Electric Industry 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
  Total Electric Industry 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.23 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 5.10 4.86 2.70 3.66 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 5.10 4.86 2.65 3.66 0.00 4.01
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.19 0.00 0.00 2.19
  Full-Service Providers 5.13 4.86 3.42 3.65 0.00 4.41
  Total Electric Industry 5.13 4.86 3.30 3.65 0.00 4.33
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.66 0.00 0.00 3.66
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 6.17 0.00 0.00 6.17
  Full-Service Providers 5.70 5.45 4.43 4.69 0.00 5.27
  Total Electric Industry 5.70 5.45 4.75 4.69 0.00 5.34
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.54 0.00 0.00 3.54
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 10.07 0.00 0.00 10.07
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 6.11 4.23 4.94 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 6.11 4.88 4.94 0.00 5.88
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.01 0.56 0.00 0.00 0.57
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 8.47 8.47 0.00 0.00 8.47
  Full-Service Providers 6.31 6.06 4.25 0.00 6.45 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 6.31 6.07 4.76 0.00 6.45 5.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 0.37 0.00 0.00 0.37
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 1,600.00 4.27 0.00 0.00 4.28
  Full-Service Providers 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
  Total Electric Industry 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.89 0.43 0.00 0.00 0.44
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.03 5.21 0.00 0.00 5.17
  Full-Service Providers 6.54 6.33 4.13 0.00 6.44 5.87
  Total Electric Industry 6.54 6.33 4.27 0.00 6.44 5.87
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.93 0.54 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.14 5.66 0.00 0.00 5.62
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.64 4.26 0.00 5.93 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.63 4.44 0.00 5.93 6.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Selah City, Washington

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 77   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 20   (0.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 150   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 181   (6.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 382   (12.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 493   (16.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 735   (24.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 266   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 125   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 84   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 50   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 34   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 176   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 218   (7.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Selah City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,470

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 311

In 3-person carpool : 106

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 27

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 14

Walked : 1

Other means : 54

Worked at home : 123


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Selah City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 190

5 to 9 minutes : 449

10 to 14 minutes : 643

15 to 19 minutes : 867

20 to 24 minutes : 421

25 to 29 minutes : 111

30 to 34 minutes : 70

35 to 39 minutes : 37

40 to 44 minutes : 15

45 to 59 minutes : 101

60 to 89 minutes : 24

90 or more minutes : 55


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Selah City, Washington)

With Social Security income : 552

No Social Security income : 1,929


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Selah City, Washington)

With retirement income : 430

No retirement income : 2,051


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Selah City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 96

$10,000 to $14,999 : 173

$15,000 to $19,999 : 24

$20,000 to $24,999 : 74

$25,000 to $29,999 : 98

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 190

$40,000 to $44,999 : 139

$45,000 to $49,999 : 72

$50,000 to $59,999 : 223

$60,000 to $74,999 : 255

$75,000 to $99,999 : 246

$100,000 to $124,999 : 86

$125,000 to $149,999 : 103

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Selah City, Washington)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,073


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Selah City, Washington

  • KDYK (1020 AM; 0.4 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KDYK (1020 AM; 4.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • NEW (1060 AM; 16.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Pamplin Broadcasting - Washington, Inc.)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 1.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: -)
  • KXLE (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Kittitas, WA; Owner: Kxle, Inc.)
  • KIT (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KJOX (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KYAK (930 AM; 10.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Thomas W. Read D/b/a Yakima Christian Broadcasting)
  • KBBO (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Gleed, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Selah City, Washington

  • KARY-FM (100.9 FM; Moxee, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KQBE (103.1 FM; Kittitas, WA; Owner: Peak Communications, Inc.)
  • KRSE (105.7 FM; Gleed, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KFFM (107.3 FM; Union Gap, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KCWU (88.1 FM; Kittitas, WA; Owner: Trustees Of Central Washington University)
  • KSBC (88.1 FM; Tieton, WA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Wapato, WA; Owner: Catholics In Action)
  • KSBC (88.3 FM; Tieton, WA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KYVT (88.5 FM; Yakima, WA; Owner: Yakima District No. 7)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Granger, WA; Owner: First Spanish Assemby Of God Church Of Waco, Tx)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Yakima, WA; Owner: Selah Valley Public Broadcasting Association)
  • KDBL (92.9 FM; Wapato, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KZTA (96.9 FM; Union Gap, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KMNA (98.7 FM; Moxee, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KQSN (99.3 FM; Union Gap, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KHHK (99.7 FM; Wapato, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Selah City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 508  (33.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 257  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 234  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (1.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 252  (16.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 492  (31.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 306  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 622  (40.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 43  (2.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 345 Farms In Selah City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Selah City, Washington

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Banner Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 91

Homestreet Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Selah City, Washington

  • Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field


    (about 5.9 miles in Yakima, Washington; Airport Code: YKM)

  • Bowers Field


    (about 26.4 miles in Kittitas, Washington; Airport Code: ELN)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 46.6 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)

  • Quincy Municipal


    (about 50.7 miles in George, Washington; Airport Code: JZN)

  • Pangborn Memorial


    (about 53.8 miles in Wenatchee, Washington; Airport Code: EAT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Selah City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.58%

Carpooled

12.51%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.01%

Other Means

0.33%

Worked At Home

2.57%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Selah City, Washington, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Selah City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,292

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 151

Female householder, no husband present : 429

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 420

Householder not living alone : 189


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Selah City, Washington)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 191

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 81

All other households : 2,209


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Selah City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,004

Renter-occupied housing units : 288

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 110

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 167

Renter-occupied housing units : 262

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 206

Renter-occupied housing units : 403


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Selah City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 149

$10,000 to $14,999 : 278

$15,000 to $19,999 : 75

$20,000 to $24,999 : 78

$25,000 to $29,999 : 137

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 257

$40,000 to $44,999 : 153

$45,000 to $49,999 : 124

$50,000 to $59,999 : 248

$60,000 to $74,999 : 373

$75,000 to $99,999 : 307

$100,000 to $124,999 : 86

$125,000 to $149,999 : 103

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Selah City, Washington)

Total : 2,631


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Selah City, Washington)

Occupied : 2,481

Vacant : 150


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Selah City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Selah City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 40

Built 2000 to 2004 : 228

Built 1990 to 1999 : 386

Built 1980 to 1989 : 329

Built 1970 to 1979 : 589

Built 1960 to 1969 : 156

Built 1950 to 1959 : 291

Built 1940 to 1949 : 345

Built 1939 or earlier : 267


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Selah City, Washington)

Utility gas : 917

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 44

Electricity : 1,411

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 31

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 78

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Selah City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $69,999 : 8

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 21

$90,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 238

$125,000 to $149,999 : 172

$150,000 to $174,999 : 204

$175,000 to $199,999 : 235

$200,000 to $249,999 : 282

$250,000 to $299,999 : 64

$300,000 to $399,999 : 108

$400,000 to $499,999 : 23

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Selah City, Washington)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 45

Home equity loan only : 107

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 39

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 988

Housing units without a mortgage : 308


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Selah City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : $317,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $230,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $191,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $165,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $180,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $152,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $114,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $144,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Selah City, Washington: 70.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Selah City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Selah City, Washington

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 34 34 $3,949,912
  Two Family 8 16 $1,041,792
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 50 $4,991,704
2000        
  Single Family 35 35 $3,929,155
  Two Family 3 6 $367,524
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $136,395
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 44 $4,433,074
2001        
  Single Family 22 22 $2,654,092
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $2,654,092
2002        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,434,655
  Two Family 3 6 $718,580
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 14 $418,710
  Total

16 32 $2,571,945
2003        
  Single Family 41 41 $5,765,597
  Two Family 2 4 $392,400
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $140,587
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 48 $6,298,584
2004        
  Single Family 44 44 $6,763,889
  Two Family 3 6 $532,987
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

47 50 $7,296,876
2005        
  Single Family 22 22 $3,913,306
  Two Family 3 6 $609,427
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 28 $4,522,733
2006        
  Single Family 57 57 $10,020,937
  Two Family 2 4 $335,972
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $486,834
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

61 67 $10,843,743


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Selah City, WA): $42,386
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Selah City): $133,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Selah City): $612
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Selah City, Washington

Utility Gas: 32.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.0%
Electricity: 58.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.8%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Selah City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Selah City, Washington

Yakima Regional Home Health


     Address: 7 South 10th Ave, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1978

Memorial Home Care Svs


     Address: 1019 S 40th Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98908
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/1/1970

Mountainview Home Health


     Address: 409 N Second St, Yakima, Washington 98901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/14/2004

Kittitas Valley Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 401 E Mt View Ave Ste 3, Ellensburg, Washington 98926
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/4/1993

Prosser Memorial Home Health


     Address: 1239 Meade Avenue, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/9/1995

Hospitals Close To Selah City, Washington

Yakima Regional Medical And Cardiac Center


     Address: 110 South Ninth Ave, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2811 Tieton Drive, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Toppenish Community Hospital


     Address: 502 W Fourth Ave, Toppenish, Washington 98948
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Kittitas Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 603 South Chestnut, Ellensburg, Washington 98926
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Sunnyside Community Hospital


     Address: 1016 Tacoma Avenue, Sunnyside, Washington 98944
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Selah City, Washington

Selah Convalescent


     Address: 203 West Naches Avenue, Selah, Washington 98942
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Garden Village


     Address: 206 South Tenth Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Crescent Health Care, Inc


     Address: 505 North 40th Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98908
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Landmark Care Center


     Address: 710 North 39th Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Good Samaritan Health Care Ctr


     Address: 702 North 16th Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Selah City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 65 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Selah City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 1,685
    Disabled Workers: 370
    Widowers Workers: 165
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 245


(updated 2007)



Yakima County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.56%
  • Other 1.33%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Selah City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Yakima County, WA

4.00 % of Yakima County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,982

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $44,306

Washington Average 0.26 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Yakima County, WA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • King County , WA 0.41 % ($38,287 AGI )
  • Benton County , WA 0.35 % ($32,261 AGI )
  • Kittitas County , WA 0.23 % ($39,665 AGI )

Relocation away from Yakima County, WA

4.78 % of Yakima County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,023

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $47,324

Washington Average 0.16 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Yakima County, WA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • King County , WA 0.61 % ($29,496 AGI )
  • Benton County , WA 0.50 % ($31,588 AGI )
  • Spokane County , WA 0.21 % ($32,291 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Washington

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Washington

6.50%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Selah City, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Selah City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Selah City, Washington

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
Rape 0 1 2 0 1 0 3 5 0 3 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 15 30 0 15 0 43 70 0 41 0 n/a 0
Robbery 0 4 2 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 62 30 45 15 29 14 0 14 0 14 n/a 0
Assault 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 n/a 0
    per 100,000 31 31 46 15 0 0 0 0 14 41 28 n/a 0
Burglary 49 74 53 33 51 53 22 54 31 74 41 n/a 31
    per 100,000 764 1,139 806 496 749 758 313 757 430 1,005 565 n/a 420
Larceny Theft 225 272 274 165 231 265 163 145 129 165 142 n/a 64
    per 100,000 3,510 4,187 4,167 2,481 3,394 3,790 2,316 2,032 1,788 2,242 1,956 n/a 868
Vehicle Theft 13 21 20 19 30 48 26 14 19 24 15 n/a 6
    per 100,000 203 323 304 286 441 686 369 196 263 326 207 n/a 81
Arson 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 15 30 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 28 n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
72 92 87 54 78 92 53 53 45 66 50 n/a 25
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
36 47 45 28 39 46 27 27 23 34 25 n/a 13


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Washington

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,557 18,790 19,798 20,016 19,112 20,403 20,183 21,008 18,270 18,712


(updated 2014)



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