Real Estate Market Update for Selah, WA
Welcome to November's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 14% from one year earlier, and did not change from the previous month. These latest figures mean that buyers had a greater selection of homes to choose from compared to the same month the previous year. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 220-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 16%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 220-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 200% year-over-year, and increased 50% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Selah, WA
Area Information for Selah, WA
  • Population: 7,323
  • Median Age: 33.9 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,625/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 16.3%
  • Closest Airport: Yakima Air Terminal/mcallister Field
  • Closest College: Heritage University
  • Closest Jr. College: Yakima Valley Community College
  • Median Household Income: $54,432
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $179,900
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tri-city Dust Devils (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 29.26%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Selah, WA
Median Age: 33.9 Married: 38% Number of Households: 2,713 Households with Children: 1,151
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Selah, WA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Selah Covenant Christian School 11.3 mi Private K-5 0 0
      Selah Intermediate School 11.8 mi Public 5-7 0 3
      Selah Academy 11.8 mi Public 8-12 0 5
      Selah High School 11.8 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      John Campbell Elementary School 12.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 0 4
      Selah Homelink 12.1 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Selah Junior High School 12.1 mi Public 8-8 4 2
      Selah Preschool 12.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Robert S Lince Elementary School 12.3 mi Public K-4 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
      Local Weather for Selah, WA
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.