Real Estate Market Update for Yakima, WA
Map Information for Yakima, WA
Area Information for Yakima, WA
  • Population: 94,621
  • Median Age: 31.89 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 14.13 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8.2%
  • Population Density: 3,481/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 12.57%
  • Closest Airport: Yakima Air Terminal/mcallister Field
  • Closest College: Heritage University
  • Closest Jr. College: Yakima Valley Community College
  • Median Household Income: $40,480
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 27.15%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.72 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $151,710
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tacoma Rainiers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Yakima, WA
Median Age: 31.89 Married: 28% Number of Households: 33,821 Households with Children: 12,356
Community:
    • 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 Yakima, WA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Cottonwood Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-4 4 4
      Apple Valley Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-4 4 3
      West Valley High School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Mountainview Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-4 3-5 4
      West Valley High School Freshman Campus 2.5 mi Public - 4 0
      Wide Hollow Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-4 4-5 3
      West Valley Middle School 3.1 mi Public 5-6 2-5 3
      West Valley Junior High School 3.2 mi Public 7-8 3-5 4
      Oakridge Montessori School 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Summitview Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-4 4 5
      Ahtanum Valley Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-4 3-5 0
      Yakima Adventist Christian School 4.3 mi Private K-10 0 4
      Gilbert Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Montessori School Of Yakima 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Wilson Middle School 4.6 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Whitney Elementary School 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 5
      Eisenhower High School 4.8 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Westpark Christian Academy 4.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Nob Hill Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Naches Valley Primary School 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Robertson Elementary School 5.5 mi Public K-5 0 2
      Discovery Lab School 5.6 mi Public 1-8 2 4
      Mcclure Elementary School 6.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Franklin Middle School 6.1 mi Public 6-8 1 5
      Roosevelt Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Mckinley Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 1 0
      St. Paul Cathedral School 6.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Stanton Alternative School 6.8 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Garfield Elementary School 6.8 mi Public K-5 1 5
      Lewis & Clark Middle School 6.9 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Davis High School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Yakima Online!/yakima Homeschool Partnership 7.0 mi Public 7-12 1 3
      Grace Lutheran School 7.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      St. John Of Kionstadt Orthodox Christian School 7.1 mi Private K-7 0 0
      Barge-lincoln Elementary School 7.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Ridgeview Elementary School 7.3 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Hoover Elementary School 7.3 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Early Childhood Center 7.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      St. Joseph Marquette Catholic School 7.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Washington Middle School 8.2 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      Adams Elementary School 8.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      La Salle High School 8.7 mi Catholic 9-12 0 5
      Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center 8.8 mi Public 11-12 0 3
      Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School 9.0 mi Public K-5 0 4
      Union Gap School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 3
      Riverside Christian School 9.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      East Valley High School 12.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      East Valley Central Middle School 12.3 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      East Valley Intermediate School 12.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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