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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wapato 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
(Wapato City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 312

5 to 9 years : 210

10 to 14 years : 301

15 to 17 years : 148

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 39

21 years : 37

22 to 24 years : 97

25 to 29 years : 67

30 to 34 years : 190

35 to 39 years : 86

40 to 44 years : 134

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 157

55 to 59 years : 168

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 48

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 44

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 118

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 301

5 to 9 years : 118

10 to 14 years : 293

15 to 17 years : 131

18 and 19 years : 153

20 years : 30

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 93

25 to 29 years : 140

30 to 34 years : 91

35 to 39 years : 45

40 to 44 years : 185

45 to 49 years : 100

50 to 54 years : 132

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 45

65 and 66 years : 42

67 to 69 years : 72

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wapato City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,999

Multiple ancestry : 411

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 139


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,162

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 25

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 55

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 358

Not a U.S. citizen : 949


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wapato City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 613

5 to 17 years : 1,201

18 to 24 years : 562

25 to 34 years : 488

35 to 44 years : 450

45 to 54 years : 508

55 to 59 years : 227

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 93

65 to 74 years : 196

75 years and over : 201

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 527

5 to 17 years : 1,081

18 to 24 years : 419

25 to 34 years : 100

35 to 44 years : 46

45 to 54 years : 184

55 to 59 years : 116

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 24

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 17 years : 52

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 65

35 to 44 years : 27

45 to 54 years : 157

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 86

75 years and over : 59

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 0

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 : 32

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 17 years : 68

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 298

35 to 44 years : 377

45 to 54 years : 167

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 86


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wapato City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,325

Female : 1,224

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 272

Female : 341

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 55

Female : 25

Foreign born:

Male : 742

Female : 565


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wapato City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 1,914

Born in other state in the United States : 392

Native: born outside the United States : 57

Foreign born : 1,059


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 792

Now married, except separated : 236

Divorced : 120

Separated : 28

Widowed : 10

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 111

Now married, except separated : 265

Divorced : 47

Separated : 20

Widowed : 71

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 32

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 323

Now married, except separated : 768

Divorced : 26

Separated : 63

Widowed : 54


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 996

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,753

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,177

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wapato City, Washington

  • Other Groups: 3,842   (88.5%)
  • German: 119   (2.7%)
  • Irish: 60   (1.4%)
  • English: 49   (1.1%)
  • European: 44   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 30   (0.7%)
  • United States Or American: 29   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 27   (0.6%)
  • Scandinavian: 24   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 23   (0.5%)
  • Dutch: 23   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 14   (0.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 11   (0.3%)
  • British: 10   (0.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.2%)
  • Italian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wapato City, Washington is 4,549



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wapato City, Washington: 2,394
Female Population in Wapato City, Washington: 2,155


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wapato City, Washington: 24.3
Median Female Resident Age in Wapato City, Washington: 22.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wapato City, Washington


White


Both sexes

36.6

Male

38.3

Female

35.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.5

Male

19.5

Female

20.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.2

Male

23.8

Female

29.1

Asian


Both sexes

38.7

Male

42.0

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

22.5

Female

27.5

Other


Both sexes

22.8

Male

23.2

Female

22.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.8

Male

20.3

Female

21.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.7

Male

23.5

Female

21.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.1

Male

52.3

Female

54.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Wapato City, Washington


  • White: 3,422
  • African American: 17
  • American Indian: 119
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 938
  • Two or More Races: 53



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 188   (15.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 100   (8.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 136   (11.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 145   (12.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 77   (6.46%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (2.43%)
  • 11th Grade: 54   (4.53%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (1.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 269   (22.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (1.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 82   (6.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (0.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 61   (5.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (0.5%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 157   (13.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 101   (8.8%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 76   (6.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 80   (6.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 79   (6.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 71   (6.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (3.4%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 53   (4.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 290   (25.26%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (1.05%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 75   (6.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 40   (3.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 57   (4.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (1.22%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.35%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wapato City, Washington

  • Wapato Sch Dist 207


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 212 W 3rd St, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-4181, Students: 3,406 )

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

  • Wapato Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-2173, Students: 776 )

  • Satus Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-2177, Students: 607 )

  • Camas Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-3134, Students: 604 )

  • Adams Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-4180, Students: 391 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wapato City, Washington

  • Wapato High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-3138, Students: 747 )

  • Pace Alternative High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 38, Wapato, WA 98951, Phone: (509) 877-6138, Students: 281 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Wapato City, Washington

  • Wapato Library


    119 E 3rd St, Wapato, WA 98951

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wapato City, Washington


  • Ahtanum Valley Museum


    Po Box 159, Wapato, WA 98951

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wapato 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 Wapato City, Washington.

Area Features of Wapato City, Washington


Airport


(1) Buena Airport  

Building


(1) Wapato Fire Department   (2) Wapato Police Department   (3) Yakima County Fire District 5 Station 4 Gamache   (4) Yakima County Fire District 5 Station 5 Parker   (5) Yakima County Fire District 5 Station 7 Sawyer  

Canal


(1) Drain 2   (2) Drain 3   (3) East Unit 1 Highline Canal   (4) Lateral 1   (5) Lateral 2   (6) Lateral 3   (7) Union Gap Canal   (8) Wasteway 3  

Census


(1) Donald Census Designated Place   (2) Parker Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) City Of Wapato   (2) Toppenish-wapato Division  

Dam


(1) Sunnyside Dam   (2) Wapato Dam  

Gap


(1) Union Gap  

Locale


(1) Monte   (2) Parker Heights Grange   (3) Parker Station   (4) Utahco  

Populated Place


(1) Ashue   (2) Donald   (3) Flint   (4) Parker   (5) Sawyer   (6) Wapato   (7) Wesley Junction   (8) Yethonat  

Range


(1) Rattlesnake Hills  

School


(1) Central Valley Junior Academy   (2) Parker Heights School   (3) Parker School   (4) Wapato Intermediate School   (5) Wapato Junior High School   (6) Wapato Primary School   (7) Wapato Senior High School  

Stream


(1) Ahtanum Creek  

Summit


(1) Elephant Mountain  

Tower


(1) Khyt-fm Toppenish   (2) Kihs-fm Yakima   (3) Krse-fm Yakima   (4) Kxdd-fm Yakima  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wapato City, Washington

98951 (pop. 13,570)


Cities Nearby Wapato City, Washington

Toppenish-wapato Ccd, WA  (pop. 27,248) 3.0 Miles
Harrah Town, WA  (pop. 573) 6.4 Miles
Toppenish City, WA  (pop. 9,135) 7.0 Miles
Moxee City, WA  (pop. 2,376) 7.8 Miles
Zillah City, WA  (pop. 2,635) 8.2 Miles
Union Gap City, WA  (pop. 5,692) 8.4 Miles
Northeast Yakima Ccd, WA  (pop. 9,334) 9.4 Miles
Terrace Heights Cdp, WA  (pop. 6,664) 11.2 Miles
Yakima City, WA  (pop. 92,995) 11.6 Miles
Ahtanum Cdp, WA  (pop. 3,777) 12.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wapato City, Washington

509



Elevation in Wapato City, Washington is 853.0 ft. (260.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wapato City, Washington

Lat: 46.445521 N        Long: -120.421822 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Wapato 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 Wapato City, Washington

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 79   (6.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 140   (11.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 54   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 173   (13.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 223   (17.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 102   (8.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 163   (12.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 81   (6.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (3.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 22   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 64   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 59   (4.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wapato City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,244

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 188

In 3-person carpool : 24

In 4-person carpool : 36

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Walked : 54

Other means : 33

Worked at home : 36


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wapato City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 59

5 to 9 minutes : 235

10 to 14 minutes : 235

15 to 19 minutes : 248

20 to 24 minutes : 333

25 to 29 minutes : 197

30 to 34 minutes : 127

35 to 39 minutes : 54

40 to 44 minutes : 17

45 to 59 minutes : 31

60 to 89 minutes : 43

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 282

No Social Security income : 1,027


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 97

No retirement income : 1,212


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wapato City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 117

$10,000 to $14,999 : 94

$15,000 to $19,999 : 78

$20,000 to $24,999 : 227

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 40

$45,000 to $49,999 : 104

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 112

$75,000 to $99,999 : 70

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $24,725


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wapato 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 (1040 AM; 1.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: -)
  • NEW (1060 AM; 16.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Pamplin Broadcasting - Washington, Inc.)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 1.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: -)
  • KDYM (1230 AM; 0.7 kW; Sunnyside, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KIT (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Yakima, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KZXR (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee 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 Wapato City, Washington

  • KARY-FM (100.9 FM; Moxee, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KLES (101.7 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KRSE (105.7 FM; Gleed, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KFFM (107.3 FM; Union Gap, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Yakima License, Llc)
  • KAYB (88.1 FM; Sunnyside, WA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • 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)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Pacific Northwest Tejano Music Association)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Riverview Baptist Christian Schools)
  • 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 Wapato City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 73  (9.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 106  (13.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 79  (10.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 260  (33.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 46  (5.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 137  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 86  (15.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 124  (22.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 113  (20.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 393 Farms In Wapato City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wapato City, Washington

Keybank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $89m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Heritage Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 112

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wapato City, Washington

  • Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field


    (about 10.0 miles in Yakima, Washington; Airport Code: YKM)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 34.1 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)

  • Bowers Field


    (about 41.0 miles in Kittitas, Washington; Airport Code: ELN)

  • Richland Airport


    (about 54.0 miles in Richland, Washington; Airport Code: RLD)

  • Quincy Municipal


    (about 59.7 miles in George, Washington; Airport Code: JZN)

  • Vista Field


    (about 59.9 miles in Kennewick, Washington; Airport Code: ZXX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wapato City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.58%

Carpooled

23.17%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.54%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.08%

Other Means

1.08%

Worked At Home

2.55%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Wapato 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
(Wapato City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 567

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 241

Female householder, no husband present : 198

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 258

Householder not living alone : 45


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 74

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 87

All other households : 1,148


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wapato City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 441

Renter-occupied housing units : 126

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 104

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 86

Renter-occupied housing units : 112

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 125

Renter-occupied housing units : 178


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wapato City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 264

$10,000 to $14,999 : 131

$15,000 to $19,999 : 96

$20,000 to $24,999 : 157

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 88

$40,000 to $44,999 : 50

$45,000 to $49,999 : 114

$50,000 to $59,999 : 54

$60,000 to $74,999 : 142

$75,000 to $99,999 : 70

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wapato City, Washington)

Total : 1,418


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wapato City, Washington)

Occupied : 1,309

Vacant : 109


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wapato City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wapato City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 20

Built 1990 to 1999 : 251

Built 1980 to 1989 : 91

Built 1970 to 1979 : 230

Built 1960 to 1969 : 48

Built 1950 to 1959 : 300

Built 1940 to 1949 : 198

Built 1939 or earlier : 280


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wapato City, Washington)

Utility gas : 361

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 906

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 26

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wapato City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $69,999 : 84

$70,000 to $79,999 : 73

$80,000 to $89,999 : 163

$90,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 215

$125,000 to $149,999 : 80

$150,000 to $174,999 : 37

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wapato 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 : 51

Home equity loan only : 56

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 501

Housing units without a mortgage : 181


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $104,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $62,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $86,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $83,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $107,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $105,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wapato City, Washington: 84.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wapato City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 33.69%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 37.43%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 28.88%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wapato 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 2 2 $115,236
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $115,236
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $175,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $175,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $221,310
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $221,310
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $171,113
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $171,113
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $87,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $87,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $112,804
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $112,804


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wapato City, WA): $25,804
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wapato City): $80,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wapato City): $504
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wapato City, Washington

Utility Gas: 34.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 56.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.8%
Solar Energy: 0.7%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Wapato City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wapato City, Washington

Mountainview Home Health


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

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

Prosser Memorial Home Health


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

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

Hospitals Close To Wapato City, Washington

Toppenish Community Hospital


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

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

Sunnyside Community Hospital


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

Prosser Memorial Hospital


     Address: 723 Memorial Street, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Wapato City, Washington

Emerald Care


     Address: 209 North Ahtanum Avenue, Wapato, Washington 98951
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Toppenish Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 802 West Third Street, Toppenish, Washington 98948
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Parkside Nursing Care Center


     Address: 308 West Emma, Union Gap, Washington 98903
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 76%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wapato City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 55 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wapato City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 875
    Disabled Workers: 190
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 170


(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 Wapato 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 Wapato City, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Wapato City, Washington

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/06/1999, 07:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Wapato City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Wapato 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 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0 0
Rape 5 1 4 2 9 9 2 5 4 2 7 2 1
    per 100,000 107 21 87 43 193 192 43 109 88 44 138 39 20
Robbery 13 7 3 8 11 11 16 14 12 11 12 5 1
    per 100,000 279 148 65 173 236 234 347 306 264 241 236 98 20
Assault 12 5 2 8 12 22 21 27 20 10 17 23 20
    per 100,000 258 106 43 173 257 468 456 591 441 219 335 449 395
Burglary 84 83 80 98 96 118 86 81 95 96 143 85 18
    per 100,000 1,805 1,759 1,734 2,117 2,057 2,512 1,866 1,773 2,094 2,101 2,818 1,659 355
Larceny Theft 163 178 202 244 179 230 158 229 193 140 130 119 84
    per 100,000 3,502 3,773 4,378 5,271 3,835 4,896 3,428 5,012 4,254 3,063 2,562 2,323 1,658
Vehicle Theft 44 46 58 66 90 95 52 53 49 35 50 50 33
    per 100,000 945 975 1,257 1,426 1,928 2,022 1,128 1,160 1,080 766 985 976 651
Arson 3 1 2 2 7 4 4 1 4 1 3 2 3
    per 100,000 64 21 43 43 150 85 87 22 88 22 59 39 59
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
8 3 2 5 8 11 10 12 9 6 9 8 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
74 77 86 103 93 112 75 91 85 68 82 64 35
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
41 40 44 54 51 61 42 51 47 37 45 36 20


(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)



Jails in Wapato City, Washington


  • Wapato City Jail


    205 South Simco, Wapato, WA 98951
    Capacity: 56
    Confined: 56
    Avg. Population: 49
    Year Built: 1908
    Year Renovated: 2005


(updated 2006)



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