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Demographics Analysis

The people of Yakima 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
(Yakima City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,723

5 to 9 years : 3,810

10 to 14 years : 3,112

15 to 17 years : 1,852

18 and 19 years : 1,548

20 years : 1,467

21 years : 762

22 to 24 years : 2,410

25 to 29 years : 3,103

30 to 34 years : 3,877

35 to 39 years : 2,771

40 to 44 years : 2,716

45 to 49 years : 3,060

50 to 54 years : 2,328

55 to 59 years : 2,715

60 and 61 years : 899

62 to 64 years : 1,005

65 and 66 years : 987

67 to 69 years : 836

70 to 74 years : 1,333

75 to 79 years : 897

80 to 84 years : 701

85 years and over : 617

Female:

Under 5 years : 4,591

5 to 9 years : 3,416

10 to 14 years : 2,790

15 to 17 years : 2,096

18 and 19 years : 1,446

20 years : 433

21 years : 603

22 to 24 years : 1,669

25 to 29 years : 3,362

30 to 34 years : 3,408

35 to 39 years : 2,879

40 to 44 years : 2,556

45 to 49 years : 2,272

50 to 54 years : 2,700

55 to 59 years : 2,561

60 and 61 years : 1,096

62 to 64 years : 1,393

65 and 66 years : 780

67 to 69 years : 1,037

70 to 74 years : 1,549

75 to 79 years : 1,039

80 to 84 years : 1,089

85 years and over : 1,701


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 74,977

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 152

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 496

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4,699

Not a U.S. citizen : 12,671


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 7,706

5 to 17 years : 14,609

18 to 24 years : 6,316

25 to 34 years : 6,448

35 to 44 years : 4,358

45 to 54 years : 4,284

55 to 59 years : 2,247

60 and 61 years : 810

62 to 64 years : 1,067

65 to 74 years : 2,431

75 years and over : 1,941

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 526

5 to 17 years : 1,931

18 to 24 years : 1,580

25 to 34 years : 2,967

35 to 44 years : 2,157

45 to 54 years : 3,158

55 to 59 years : 1,826

60 and 61 years : 905

62 to 64 years : 949

65 to 74 years : 3,074

75 years and over : 3,687

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 28

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 236

35 to 44 years : 129

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 34

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 17 years : 508

18 to 24 years : 2,399

25 to 34 years : 4,099

35 to 44 years : 4,278

45 to 54 years : 2,901

55 to 59 years : 1,134

60 and 61 years : 267

62 to 64 years : 369

65 to 74 years : 989

75 years and over : 382


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 14,038

Now married, except separated : 12,710

Divorced : 4,225

Separated : 686

Widowed : 1,512

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4,807

Now married, except separated : 9,587

Divorced : 3,079

Separated : 513

Widowed : 2,724

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 214

Now married, except separated : 296

Divorced : 13

Separated : 4

Widowed : 55

Foreign born:

Never married : 5,327

Now married, except separated : 9,174

Divorced : 1,241

Separated : 827

Widowed : 521


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Yakima City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 5,787

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 7,384

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,871

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,738

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,998

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,948

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,988

$65,000 to $74,999 : 791

$75,000 or more : 1,666

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,627

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,935

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,727

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,732

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,480

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,477

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,459

$65,000 to $74,999 : 546

$75,000 or more : 1,727

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 67

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 28

$10,000 to $14,999 : 91

$15,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $34,999 : 154

$35,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $64,999 : 98

$65,000 to $74,999 : 19

$75,000 or more : 50

Foreign born:

No income : 2,396

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,569

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,502

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,428

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,761

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,585

$50,000 to $64,999 : 383

$65,000 to $74,999 : 233

$75,000 or more : 233


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Yakima City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 19,785

Born in other state of the United States : 21,724

Native; born outside the United States : 26,676

Foreign born : 17,855


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Under 3 years : 4,450

3 and 4 years : 3,827

5 years : 1,646

6 to 8 years : 4,111

9 to 11 years : 3,607

12 to 14 years : 3,756

15 to 17 years : 3,907


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Yakima City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 2,939

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,592

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,530

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,486

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,384

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,987

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,692

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,872

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,561

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,442

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,476

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,367

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,710

$125,000 to $149,999 : 686

$150,000 to $199,999 : 576

$200,000 or more : 491


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Yakima City, Washington is 92,995



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Yakima City, Washington: 46,529
Female Population in Yakima City, Washington: 46,466


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Yakima City, Washington: 31.9
Median Female Resident Age in Yakima City, Washington: 34.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Yakima City, Washington


White


Both sexes

39.2

Male

37.3

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.5

Male

34.0

Female

29.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.4

Male

27.1

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.4

Male

35.8

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

31.5

Male

32.0

Female

29.5

Other


Both sexes

22.8

Male

22.8

Female

22.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.9

Male

16.6

Female

19.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.1

Male

22.1

Female

22.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.1

Male

43.6

Female

48.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,264

No health insurance coverage : 207

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,206

No health insurance coverage : 779

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,243

No health insurance coverage : 3,717

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,710

No health insurance coverage : 2,878

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,099

No health insurance coverage : 2,068

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,549

No health insurance coverage : 1,589

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,355

No health insurance coverage : 1,222

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,051

No health insurance coverage : 52

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,146

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,327

No health insurance coverage : 162

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,578

No health insurance coverage : 824

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,341

No health insurance coverage : 1,810

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,192

No health insurance coverage : 2,531

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,520

No health insurance coverage : 1,905

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,365

No health insurance coverage : 1,607

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,234

No health insurance coverage : 786

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,194

No health insurance coverage : 165

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,286

No health insurance coverage : 52


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,149

No employer-based health insurance : 3,322

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,331

No employer-based health insurance : 5,654

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,575

No employer-based health insurance : 4,385

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,823

No employer-based health insurance : 3,765

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,219

No employer-based health insurance : 2,948

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,514

No employer-based health insurance : 2,624

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,341

No employer-based health insurance : 2,236

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 627

No employer-based health insurance : 2,476

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 896

No employer-based health insurance : 1,250

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,171

No employer-based health insurance : 4,318

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,293

No employer-based health insurance : 6,109

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,289

No employer-based health insurance : 2,862

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,533

No employer-based health insurance : 4,190

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,360

No employer-based health insurance : 3,065

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,606

No employer-based health insurance : 2,366

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,589

No employer-based health insurance : 2,431

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,020

No employer-based health insurance : 2,339

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,023

No employer-based health insurance : 2,315


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Yakima City, Washington)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 52,217

Born in other state in the United States : 22,760

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 90

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 558

Foreign born : 17,370


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Yakima City, Washington)

Speak only English : 51,939

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 31,348

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 7

German or other West Germanic languages : 288

Slavic languages : 61

Other Indo-European languages : 144

Korean : 143

Chinese : 81

Vietnamese : 401

Tagalog : 10

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 155

Other and unspecified languages : 104


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 19

No Medicare coverage : 12,437

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,184

No Medicare coverage : 26,246

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,116

No Medicare coverage : 133

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 56

No Medicare coverage : 12,835

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,256

No Medicare coverage : 25,035

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 6,480

No Medicare coverage : 217


(updated 2013)



Races in Yakima City, Washington


  • White: 65,928
  • African American: 1,339
  • American Indian: 1,057
  • Asian: 1,196
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 83
  • Some Other Race: 20,862
  • Two or More Races: 2,530



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 879   (4.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 420   (2.02%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,070   (5.15%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,219   (5.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 869   (4.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 682   (3.28%)
  • 11th Grade: 634   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 845   (4.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 5,452   (26.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,586   (7.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,572   (12.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 976   (4.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,187   (10.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 656   (3.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 578   (2.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 149   (0.72%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 743   (3.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 466   (2.02%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,004   (4.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,204   (5.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 910   (3.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 867   (3.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 749   (3.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 828   (3.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,208   (26.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,035   (8.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,253   (14.12%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,332   (5.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,239   (9.72%)
  • Master's Degree: 876   (3.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 293   (1.27%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 39   (0.17%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Yakima City, Washington)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 394

5 to 9 years : 6,288

10 to 14 years : 5,506

15 to 17 years : 3,376

18 and 19 years : 1,381

20 to 24 years : 1,925

25 to 34 years : 713

35 years and over : 681

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 353

5 to 9 years : 371

10 to 14 years : 264

15 to 17 years : 99

18 and 19 years : 68

20 to 24 years : 201

25 to 34 years : 230

35 years and over : 280

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 3,101

5 to 9 years : 567

10 to 14 years : 132

15 to 17 years : 473

18 and 19 years : 1,545

20 to 24 years : 5,218

25 to 34 years : 12,807

35 years and over : 42,556


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Yakima City, Washington

  • Yakima Sch Dist 7


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 104 N 4th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-7001, Students: 15,040 )

  • West Valley Sch Dist 208


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 8902 Zier Rd, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 972-6000, Students: 4,656 )

  • East Valley School Dist 90


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2002 Beaudry Rd, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-7320, Students: 2,683 )

  • Union Gap Sch Dist 002


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3200 S 2nd St, Yakima, WA 98903, Phone: (509) 248-3966, Students: 602 )

  • Educational Service Dist 105


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 33 S 2nd Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 572-2885, )

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

  • Franklin Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 410 S 19th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-2101, Students: 817 )

  • West Valley Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-7, Location: 1500 S. 75th Ave, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 972-5700, Students: 805 )

  • Wilson Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 902 S 44th Ave, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 573-2401, Students: 792 )

  • West Valley Jr High


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 1505 S. 75th Ave, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 972-5800, Students: 761 )

  • Washington Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 510 S 9th St, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-2301, Students: 751 )

  • Lewis & Clark Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1114 W Pierce St, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-2201, Students: 734 )

  • Adams Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 723 S 8th St, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-5101, Students: 683 )

  • Stanton Alternative School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 901 W Whitman St, Yakima, WA 98903, Phone: (509) 573-1201, Students: 668 )

  • Mcclure Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1222 S 2nd Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-1301, Students: 634 )

  • Union Gap School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3200 S. 2nd Street, Yakima, WA 98903, Phone: (509) 248-3966, Students: 602 )

  • East Valley Intermediate


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 1951 Beaudry Road, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-7600, Students: 591 )

  • Barge-lincoln Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 219 E I St, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-5201, Students: 585 )

  • Hoover Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 400 W Viola Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-5901, Students: 555 )

  • Robertson Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2807 W Lincoln Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-1601, Students: 545 )

  • Ridgeview Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 609 W Washington Ave, Yakima, WA 98903, Phone: (509) 573-1801, Students: 530 )

  • Whitney Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4411 W Nob Hill Blvd, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 573-1901, Students: 498 )

  • Gilbert Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4400 Douglas Dr, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 573-5801, Students: 496 )

  • Garfield Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 612 N 6th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-5701, Students: 482 )

  • Martin Luther King Jr Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2000 S 18th St, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-1101, Students: 476 )

  • Roosevelt Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 120 N 16th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-1701, Students: 473 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Yakima City, Washington

  • Eisenhower High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 702 S 40th Ave, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 573-2601, Students: 1,940 )

  • Davis High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 212 S 6th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-2501, Students: 1,749 )

  • West Valley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 9206 Zier Rd, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 972-5900, Students: 1,075 )

  • East Valley High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1900 Beaudry Road, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 573-7420, Students: 784 )

  • Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1116 S 15th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 573-5001, Students: 439 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Yakima City, Washington

  • Yakima Valley Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 4,354; Location: Ixteenth And Nob Hill Boulevard, Yakima, WA 98907, Web: http://www.yvcc.edu )

  • Perry Technical Institute


    ( 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 442; Location: 011 W Washington Ave., Yakima, WA 98903, Web: http://www.perrytech.edu )

  • Yakima Beauty School Beautyworks


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 32; Location: 01 N First St, Yakima, WA 98901, Web: http://yakimabeautyschool.edu )

  • Professional Beauty School


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 20; Location: Suite B, Yakima, WA 98902, Web: http://professionalbeautyschool.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Yakima City, Washington

  • Riverside Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 721 Keys Road, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 965-2602, Students: 470 )

  • St Joseph-marquette Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 202 N 4th Street, Yakima, WA 98901, Phone: (509) 575-5557, Students: 298 )

  • St Paul Cathedral School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1214 West Chestnut Avenue, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 575-5604, Students: 261 )

  • Yakima Adventist Christian School


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 1200 City Reservoir Road, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 966-1933, Students: 110 )

  • Oakridge Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 6403 Summitview Avenue, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 966-1080, Students: 97 )

  • Grace Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1207 S 7th Avenue, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 457-6611, Students: 50 )

  • Montessori Society O


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 511 N 44th Avenue, Yakima, WA 98908, Phone: (509) 966-0680, Students: 19 )

  • St John Of Kronstadt Orthodox Christian


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 704 South 9th Avenue, Yakima, WA 98902, Phone: (509) 452-6309, Students: 7 )

Academic Libraries In Yakima City, Washington

  • Yakima Valley Community College


    ( Location: Sixteenth And Nob Hill Boulevard, Yakima, WA 98907, Web: http://www.yvcc.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Yakima City, Washington

  • Southeast Library


    1211 S 7th St, Yakima, WA 98901

  • Terrace Heights Library


    4011 Commonwealth, Yakima, WA 98901

  • Union Gap Library


    3104 S 1st St, Yakima, WA 98903

  • West Valley Library


    223 S 72nd Ave, Yakima, WA 98908

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Yakima City, Washington

  • Yakima Library


    102 North Third Street, Yakima, WA 98901

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Yakima City, Washington


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Yakima City, Washington


Airport


(1) Apple Valley Airport   (2) Don Williams Private Heliport   (3) Saint Elizabeth Hospital Heliport   (4) Take Five Airport   (5) West Valley Airport   (6) Yakima Air Terminal Mcallister Field   (7) Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Advanced Life Systems Ambulance Service   (2) American Medical Response   (3) Moxee Police Department   (4) Selah Fire Department   (5) Selah Police Department   (6) Training Center Fire Department Station 29   (7) Union Gap Fire Department Station 85   (8) Union Gap Fire Department Station 86   (9) Union Gap Police Department   (10) West Valley Fire Rescue Station 1   (11) West Valley Fire Rescue Station 2   (12) West Valley Fire Rescue Station 3   (13) West Valley Fire Rescue Station 4   (14) Yakima County Department Of Corrections   (15) Yakima County Fire District 2 Selah Fire Department Station 2   (16) Yakima County Fire District 2 Selah Fire Department Station 4   (17) Yakima County Fire District 4 East Valley Fire Department Station 40   (18) Yakima County Fire District 4 East Valley Fire Department Station 41   (19) Yakima County Fire District 4 East Valley Fire Department Station 42   (20) Yakima County Fire District 6 Station 1   (21) Yakima County Fire District 6 Station 2   (22) Yakima County Fire District 9 Naches Heights Fire Department   (23) Yakima County Sheriff S Office   (24) Yakima Fire Department Station 91   (25) Yakima Fire Department Station 92   (26) Yakima Fire Department Station 93   (27) Yakima Fire Department Station 94   (28) Yakima Fire Department Station 95   (29) Yakima Police Department  

Canal


(1) Ahtanum Canal   (2) Congdon Canal   (3) Gleed Ditch   (4) Hubbard Ditch   (5) John Cox Ditch   (6) Lateral C   (7) Lateral J   (8) Lateral K   (9) Lateral L   (10) Lateral N   (11) Lateral P   (12) Lateral R   (13) Lateral S   (14) Lateral T   (15) Lesh Ditch   (16) Moxee Canal   (17) Naches And Cowiche Ditch   (18) Number 1 Lateral   (19) Number 2 Lateral   (20) Roza Canal   (21) Selah Moxee Irrigation Canal   (22) Shaw Knox Ditch   (23) Union Canal   (24) West Unit One Highline Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Calvary Cemetery   (2) Emeunot Cemetery   (3) Holland Cemetery   (4) Holy Rosary Cemetery   (5) Pioneer Cemetery   (6) Saluskin Cemetery   (7) Sloutier Cemetery   (8) Tahoma Cemetery   (9) Wah-lal-la-kite Cemetery   (10) West Hills Memorial Gardens   (11) Yemowat Cemetery  

Census


(1) Ahtanum Census Designated Place   (2) Eschbach Census Designated Place   (3) Gleed Census Designated Place   (4) Summitview Census Designated Place   (5) Tampico Census Designated Place   (6) Terrace Heights Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethel Church   (2) First Reformed Church   (3) Mount Hope Church   (4) Saint Joseph Mission   (5) Saint Michaels Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Moxee   (2) City Of Selah   (3) City Of Union Gap   (4) City Of Yakima   (5) Yakima County   (6) Yakima Division  

Cliff


(1) Lookout Point  

Dam


(1) Cascade Mill Pond Dam   (2) Parker Reservoir Dam   (3) Ross Dam   (4) Roza Diversion Dam   (5) Stevenson Dam  

Hospital


(1) Providence Yakima Medical Center   (2) Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Lake Myron   (2) Mill Pond   (3) Rotary Lake  

Locale


(1) Bannister   (2) Bernhardt Ranch   (3) Broadmead Shopping Center   (4) Central Washington Fairgrounds   (5) Chalet Mall Shopping Center   (6) Congdon   (7) Congdon Orchards   (8) Country Shopping Center   (9) Dobie Orchard   (10) Eastman   (11) El Kay Farms   (12) Elks Golf And Country Club   (13) Exchange   (14) Glenwood Shopping Center   (15) Henrybro   (16) Johnson Orchards   (17) Lower Naches Grange   (18) Mallett   (19) Meadow Brook   (20) Meadowbrook Mall   (21) Nob Hill Plaza   (22) Orchard   (23) Popejoy Orchard   (24) Ramblers Park   (25) Salamonia Grange   (26) Schwarder   (27) Selah Heights   (28) Southgate Shopping Center   (29) Stewart   (30) Swanson Orchards   (31) Twin Bridges   (32) Valley Mall   (33) Vanvleck Orchards   (34) Viking Village Shopping Center   (35) Westpark Shopping Center   (36) Wilkinson Orchards   (37) Yakima Mall   (38) Yakima Town And Country Club  

Military


(1) Yakima Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Ahtanum Youth County Park   (2) Broadway Park   (3) Cahalan Park   (4) Carlon Park   (5) Elks Memorial Park   (6) Franklin Park   (7) Fullbright Park   (8) Gilbert Park   (9) Indian Painted Rocks State Park   (10) Kiwanis Park   (11) Larson Park   (12) Legion Park   (13) Lions Park   (14) Lower Naches Community Park   (15) Miller Park   (16) Milroy Park   (17) Palm Park   (18) Wixon Park   (19) Yakima Sportsmen State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Ahtanum   (2) Artesian   (3) Birchfield   (4) Brace   (5) East Selah   (6) Elliott Ave   (7) Eschbach   (8) Fruitvale   (9) Gleed   (10) Gromore   (11) Harwood   (12) Hillside Siding   (13) Moxee City   (14) Pomona   (15) Pomona Heights   (16) Selah   (17) South Broadway   (18) Summitview   (19) Tampico   (20) Terrace Heights   (21) Tietonview Grange   (22) Union Gap   (23) Washington Park   (24) Weikel   (25) West Valley   (26) Wiley City   (27) Yakima  

Reservoir


(1) Berglund Lake   (2) Cascade Mill Pond   (3) Parker Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Ahtanum Ridge   (2) Umtanum Ridge  

School


(1) Adams Elementary School   (2) Ahtanum Valley Elementary School   (3) Apple Valley Elementary School   (4) Barge-lincoln Elementary School   (5) Brookside Academy   (6) Castlevale School   (7) Central High School   (8) Central School   (9) Childs School   (10) Cottonwood Elementary School   (11) Davis High School   (12) East Valley Central Middle School   (13) East Valley High School   (14) Eisenhower High School   (15) Franklin Middle School   (16) Garfield Elementary School   (17) Gilbert Elementary School   (18) Grace Lutheran School   (19) Holy Rosary School   (20) Hoover Elementary School   (21) Jefferson School   (22) John Campbell Elementary School   (23) Klein School   (24) Lewis And Clark Middle School   (25) Lincoln School   (26) Lower Naches School   (27) Madison School   (28) Marcus Whitman School   (29) Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School   (30) Mcclure Elementary School   (31) Mckinley Elementary School   (32) Mountain View Elementary School   (33) Moxee Elementary School   (34) Nob Hill Elementary School   (35) Perry Institute   (36) Pulse Alternative School   (37) Ridgeview Elementary School   (38) Robert S Lince Intermediate School   (39) Robertson Elementary School   (40) Roosevelt Elementary School   (41) Saint Josephs-marguette Middle School   (42) Saint Pauls Cathedral School   (43) Selah High School   (44) Selah Middle School   (45) Stanton Florence School   (46) Summitview Elementary School   (47) Sunset School   (48) Terrace Heights Elementary School   (49) Washington Junior High School   (50) West Side Christian School   (51) West Valley High School   (52) West Valley Junior High School   (53) Whitney Elementary School   (54) Wide Hollow Elementary School   (55) Wilson Middle School   (56) Yakima Valley Junior College   (57) Yakima Valley School  

Spring


(1) Bowser Spring   (2) Coyote Spring   (3) Gus Spring   (4) Mud Spring   (5) Olney Spring   (6) Rose Spring   (7) Selah Springs   (8) Windy Spring  

Stream


(1) Bachelor Creek   (2) Buckskin Slough   (3) Burbank Creek   (4) Cottonwood Creek   (5) Cowiche Creek   (6) Hatton Creek   (7) Latum Creek   (8) Naches River   (9) North Fork Ahtanum Creek   (10) North Fork Cowiche Creek   (11) North Fork Lmuma Creek   (12) Red Willow Creek   (13) Selah Creek   (14) South Fork Ahtanum Creek   (15) South Fork Cowiche Creek   (16) Spring Creek   (17) Tuyuck Creek   (18) Wenas Creek   (19) Wide Hollow Creek  

Summit


(1) Naches Heights   (2) Pleasant Hill   (3) Pushtay   (4) Selah Butte   (5) Selah Heights  

Tower


(1) Kapp-tv Yakima   (2) Kats-fm Yakima   (3) Kbbo-am Yakima   (4) Kdna-fm Yakima   (5) Kffm-fm Yakima   (6) Kima-tv Yakima   (7) Kit-am Yakima   (8) Kmwx-am Yakima   (9) Kndo-tv Yakima   (10) Ksoh-fm Wapato   (11) Kuti-am Selah   (12) Kxdd-fm Yakima   (13) Kysc-fm Yakima   (14) Kyve-tv Yakima   (15) Kyxe-am Selah   (16) Kzta-am Yakima  

Valley


(1) Ahtanum Valley   (2) Burbank Valley   (3) Cottonwood Canyon   (4) Cowiche Canyon   (5) Crusher Canyon   (6) Kittitas Canyon   (7) Lower Naches Valley   (8) Moxee Valley   (9) Pecks Canyon   (10) Poison Canyon   (11) Selah Valley   (12) Washout Gulch   (13) Wenas Valley   (14) Wide Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Yakima City, Washington

98902 (pop. 42,634) 98908 (pop. 32,380) 98901 (pop. 28,724)
98903 (pop. 13,522)    


Cities Nearby Yakima City, Washington

Yakima Ccd, WA  (pop. 133,022) 1.8 Miles
Union Gap City, WA  (pop. 5,692) 3.2 Miles
West Valley Cdp, WA  (pop. 10,433) 3.5 Miles
Terrace Heights Cdp, WA  (pop. 6,664) 3.7 Miles
Selah City, WA  (pop. 6,980) 3.8 Miles
Ahtanum Cdp, WA  (pop. 3,777) 4.6 Miles
Summitview Cdp, WA  (pop. 1,247) 5.2 Miles
Gleed Cdp, WA  (pop. 2,783) 5.4 Miles
Eschbach Cdp, WA  (pop. 455) 7.2 Miles
Moxee City, WA  (pop. 2,376) 7.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Yakima City, Washington

509



Elevation in Yakima City, Washington is 1,122.0 ft. (342.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Yakima City, Washington

Lat: 46.596728 N        Long: -120.529657 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 956   (3.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 741   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,463   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,744   (6.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,864   (11.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 3,609   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 4,421   (17.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,796   (10.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,055   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,164   (4.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 539   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 489   (1.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,065   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,814   (7.1%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Yakima City, Washington)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,120

1 vehicle available : 6,202

2 vehicles available : 1,408

3 vehicles available : 176

4 or more vehicles available : 129

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 616

1 vehicle available : 2,337

2 vehicles available : 4,719

3 vehicles available : 1,315

4 or more vehicles available : 365

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 124

1 vehicle available : 768

2 vehicles available : 2,079

3 vehicles available : 1,374

4 or more vehicles available : 345

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 136

1 vehicle available : 1,648

2 vehicles available : 3,698

3 vehicles available : 2,068

4 or more vehicles available : 1,164


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Yakima City, Washington)

1-person household:

No workers : 6,073

1 worker : 3,962

2-person household:

No workers : 3,109

1 worker : 3,588

2 workers : 2,655

3-person household:

No workers : 533

1 worker : 1,966

2 workers : 1,643

3 workers : 548

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 891

1 worker : 2,740

2 workers : 3,766

3 or more workers : 1,317


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Yakima City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 28,718

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,611

In 3-person carpool : 683

In 4-person carpool : 195

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 271

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 150

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 600

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

Subway or elevated : 39

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 31

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 180

Walked : 971

Other means : 533

Worked at home : 992


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Yakima City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,041

5 to 9 minutes : 5,905

10 to 14 minutes : 8,620

15 to 19 minutes : 8,791

20 to 24 minutes : 4,459

25 to 29 minutes : 1,529

30 to 34 minutes : 2,867

35 to 39 minutes : 299

40 to 44 minutes : 441

45 to 59 minutes : 707

60 to 89 minutes : 623

90 or more minutes : 700


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Yakima 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: -)
  • 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 Yakima City, Washington

  • KARY-FM (100.9 FM; Moxee, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, 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)
  • 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 Yakima City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,652  (24.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,055  (13.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,316  (15.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 954  (6.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,200  (14.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,920  (31.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,867  (23.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,937  (32.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 578  (4.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 70  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 1,011 Farms In Yakima City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Yakima City, Washington

U.s. Bank National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.9b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Banner Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $18m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 91

Heritage Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 112

Bank Of America, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Yakima Federal Savings And Loan Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.2m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Keybank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Americanwest Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 96

Baker-boyer National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $552.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Yakima City, Washington

  • Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field


    (about 2.1 miles in Yakima, Washington; Airport Code: YKM)

  • Bowers Field


    (about 30.2 miles in Kittitas, Washington; Airport Code: ELN)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 44.0 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)

  • Quincy Municipal


    (about 53.5 miles in George, Washington; Airport Code: JZN)

  • Pangborn Memorial


    (about 57.4 miles in Wenatchee, Washington; Airport Code: EAT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Yakima City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.46%

Carpooled

14.37%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.15%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.12%

Motorcycle

0.07%

Bicycle

0.58%

Walked

3.25%

Other Means

1.29%

Worked At Home

2.72%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9,616

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,707

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 588

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,295

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,644

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,827

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,298

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,816


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Yakima City, Washington)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,538

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,407

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,582

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,366

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,379

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,194

Householder 75 years and over : 564

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 219

Householder 35 to 44 years : 242

Householder 45 to 54 years : 900

Householder 55 to 59 years : 586

Householder 60 to 64 years : 581

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,727

Householder 75 years and over : 1,861


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Yakima City, Washington)

Less than 10.0 percent : 319

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,018

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,542

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,340

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,973

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,182

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,350

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,007

50.0 percent or more : 3,919

Not computed : 995


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $308,000

Built 2000 to 2009 : $219,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $182,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $186,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $151,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $150,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $143,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $134,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $125,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Yakima City, Washington: 64.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Yakima City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 45.3%
  • Juvenile facilities : 3.35%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 26.55%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 3.72%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 21.08%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Yakima City, WA): $29,475
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



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


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Yakima City): $526
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Yakima City, Washington

Utility Gas: 40.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 49.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 6.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 2.0%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Yakima City, Washington

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 745 $3,524,029 11 $29,051 1,550 $56,763 $18.74
Financial Administration 40 $180,490 0 $0 0 $54,147 --
Other Government Administration 40 $170,393 0 $0 0 $51,118 --
Judicial and Legal 46 $236,108 0 $0 0 $61,593 --
Police Protection - Officers 121 $757,001 0 $0 0 $75,074 --
Police - Other 77 $286,463 0 $0 0 $44,644 --
Firefighters 82 $509,680 0 $0 0 $74,587 --
Fire - Other 3 $12,811 0 $0 0 $51,244 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 76 $307,080 0 $0 0 $48,486 --
Solid Waste Management 14 $54,295 2 $4,182 134 $46,539 $31.21
Sewerage 58 $242,492 0 $0 0 $50,171 --
Parks and Recreation 20 $78,185 0 $0 0 $46,911 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7 $30,542 1 $2,793 100 $52,358 $27.93
Natural Resources 7 $26,594 0 $0 0 $45,590 --
Water Supply 29 $121,156 0 $0 0 $50,134 --
Transit 39 $132,584 8 $22,076 1,316 $40,795 $16.78
Other and Unallocable 86 $378,155 0 $0 0 $52,766 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Yakima 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 Yakima 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 Yakima City, Washington

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%

Willow Springs Care, Inc


     Address: 4007 Tieton Drive, Yakima, Washington 98908
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Summitview Healthcare Center


     Address: 3801 Summitview Avenue, Yakima, Washington 98902
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Heritage Grove


     Address: 115 North 10th Street, Yakima, Washington 98901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Yakima City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 63 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Yakima City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 13,615
    Disabled Workers: 3,075
    Widowers Workers: 1,795
    Spouses Workers: 935
    Children Workers: 1,360


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Yakima City, Washington


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $148,000
Regular Highways: $5,000
Natural Resources - Other: $2,417,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,034,000
Sewerage: $13,804,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,472,000
All Other: $1,196,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $5,475,000
Transit Utilities: $383,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $2,113,000
Other Natural Resources: $71,000
All Other: $80,000
Transit Utilities: $2,304,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $911,000
Health & Hospitals: $60,000
Highways: $5,152,000
All Other: $1,051,000


Local Intergovernmental


Education: $80,000
All Other: $3,387,000


Current Operations


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $261,000
Correctional Institutions: $1,210,000
Corrections - Other: $411,000
Financial Administration: $1,383,000
Fire Protection: $7,926,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $2,456,000
Central Staff Services: $2,113,000
General Public Buildings: $306,000
Health Services - Other: $366,000
Regular Highways: $3,323,000
Housing & Community Development: $2,475,000
Libraries: $4,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,066,000
Parking Facilities: $7,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,668,000
Police Protection: $13,752,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $1,049,000
Sewerage: $5,191,000
Solid Waste Management: $2,187,000
General - Other: $8,097,000
Water Utilities: $3,048,000
Transit Utilities: $4,407,000


Construction


Fire Protection: $271,000
Judicial & Legal: $25,000
Central Staff Services: $39,000
Regular Highways: $924,000
Parks & Recreation: $246,000
Police Protection: $301,000
Sewerage: $865,000
General: $1,118,000
Transit Utilities: $15,000


Other Capital Outlay


Central Staff: $7,000
Health - Other: $11,000
Regular Highways: $2,561,000
Natural Resource - Other: $88,000
Parks & Recreation: $7,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $1,000
Sewerage: $5,795,000
General - Other: $1,480,000
Water Utilities: $1,237,000


General


Interest On Debt: $2,024,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $140,000



Ntergovernmental To Local Nec Correctional Insti: $1,023,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $39,464,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,809,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,311,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $58,952,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Libraries: $1,414,000


Tax


Property: $12,461,000
Total General Sales: $13,735,000
Amusement: $1,037,000
Public Utilities: $8,198,000
Other Selective Sales: $5,530,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $7,000
Other License: $1,241,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $1,758,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $219,000
Property Sale Other: $411,000
Interest Earnings: $1,352,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,048,000
Rents: $502,000
Donations From Private Sources: $96,000
General Revenue, Nec: $256,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,701,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $3,288,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $44,830,000


Employee Retirement


From Local Government: $1,406,000
From Other Government: $55,000
Interest Revenue: $3,000
Benefit Payments: $1,450,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $547,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $61,454,000


(updated 2006)



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

Crime in Yakima City, Washington

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 5 4 5 4 10 3 7 8 n/a 12 6 11 9
    per 100,000 7 5 7 5 12 4 8 10 n/a 14 6 12 10
Rape 39 59 55 55 62 62 66 49 n/a 46 48 52 37
    per 100,000 53 80 74 68 76 75 80 59 n/a 54 52 56 40
Robbery 102 106 141 110 149 158 136 133 n/a 144 156 152 144
    per 100,000 140 143 190 136 182 191 164 160 n/a 168 169 163 154
Assault 187 184 229 211 231 226 352 239 n/a 288 271 351 281
    per 100,000 256 249 309 260 282 274 424 288 n/a 336 293 376 300
Burglary 1,193 1,407 1,252 1,251 1,451 1,469 1,209 1,233 n/a 1,464 1,619 1,573 1,194
    per 100,000 1,634 1,902 1,691 1,541 1,770 1,778 1,457 1,485 n/a 1,706 1,750 1,684 1,276
Larceny Theft 4,076 4,415 4,152 4,524 5,021 4,687 3,652 3,907 n/a 3,501 2,841 3,106 2,896
    per 100,000 5,584 5,968 5,607 5,573 6,124 5,674 4,403 4,706 n/a 4,080 3,071 3,325 3,094
Vehicle Theft 561 670 563 698 1,060 1,003 844 800 n/a 590 660 1,095 594
    per 100,000 769 906 760 860 1,293 1,214 1,017 964 n/a 688 714 1,172 635
Arson 41 54 70 92 77 51 63 27 n/a 37 17 11 14
    per 100,000 56 73 95 113 94 62 76 33 n/a 43 18 12 15
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
83 88 108 95 113 112 140 107 n/a 123 120 142 118
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
1,468 1,637 1,509 1,641 1,902 1,803 1,442 1,492 n/a 1,398 1,284 1,446 1,175
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
776 862 808 868 1,008 957 791 800 n/a 760 702 794 646


(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 Yakima City, Washington


  • Yakima County Jail


    111 North Front Street, Yakima, WA 98901
    Confined: 869
    Avg. Population: 864

  • Yakima City Jail


    200 South 3rd Street, Yakima, WA 98901
    Capacity: 79
    Confined: 59
    Avg. Population: 60
    Year Built: 1996


(updated 2006)



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