Yakima Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Yakima, WA

General Yakima Information

State: Washington

County: Yakima County

Close cities: Eschbach, WA, Cowiche, WA, Gleed, WA, West Valley, WA, Terrace Heights, WA, Parker, WA, Summitview, WA, Moxee, WA, Ahtanum, WA, Union Gap, WA, Selah, WA

Yakima Population (census data)
Total 75,170
Male 36,750 (48.9%)
Female 38,420 (51.1%)

Population Density: 3,735 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.3 (US Avg is 100)

Yakima Elevation: 1,066 feet above sea level

Land Area: 20.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,277

Zip Codes: 98908, 98902, 98909, 98903, 98907, 98904, and 98901.

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Yakima Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (59.8%)
  • Hispanic (33.7%)
  • Other race (22.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.9%)
  • American Indian (3.1%)
  • Black (2.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.6%)
  • Irish (8.6%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • United States (5.1%)
  • French (3.9%)
  • Norwegian (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 12,590 people (16.7%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Yakima Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Seattle Seahawks, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Portland Trail Blazers,
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: University of Washington, St.

Yakima School Information

High Schools
Davis High School (212 South 6th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
East Valley High School (1900 Beaudry Road, Yakima, WA, 98901 - East Valley School District 90 District)
Eisenhower High School (702 South 40th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Yakima School District 7 District)
West Valley High School (9206 Zier Road, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
West Valley Junior High (1505 South 75th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Middle Schools
East Valley Central Middle School (2010 Beaudry Road, Yakima, WA, 98901 - East Valley School District 90 District)
Franklin Middle School (410 South 19th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Lewis & Clark Middle School (1114 W Pierce Street, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Washington Middle School (510 South 9th Street, Yakima, WA, 98901 - Yakima School District 7 District)
West Valley Middle School (1500 South 75th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Wilson Middle School (902 South 44th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Elementary Schools
Adams Elementary School (723 South 8th Street, Yakima, WA, 98901 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Ahtanum Valley Elementary (3006 South Wiley Road, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Apple Valley Elementary (7 N 88th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Barge-Lincoln Elementary School (219 E I Street, Yakima, WA, 98901 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Cottonwood Elementary School (1041 South 96th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Garfield Elementary School (612 N 6th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Gilbert Elementary School (4400 Douglas Drive, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Hoover Elementary School (400 W Viola Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary (2000 South 18th Street, Yakima, WA, 98901 - Yakima School District 7 District)
McClure Elementary School (1222 South 2nd Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
McKinley Elementary School (621 South 13th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Mountainview Elementary (830 Stone Road, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Nob Hill Elementary School (801 South 34th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Ridgeview Elementary (609 W Washington Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98903 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Robertson Elementary (2807 W Lincoln Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Roosevelt Elementary School (120 N 16th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Summitview Elementary (6305 W Chestnut, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Terrace Heights Elementary (4300 Maple Court, Yakima, WA, 98901 - East Valley School District 90 District)
Whitney Elementary (4411 W Nob Hill Boulevard, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Wide Hollow Elementary (1000 South 72nd Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Other/Private Schools
Achieve Online (402 E. Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Kittitas Sch Dist 403 District)
Discovery Laboratory School (2810 Castlevale Road, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)
Early Childhood Center (4202 Tieton Drive, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Yakima School District 7 District)
East Valley Intermediate (1951 Beaudry Road, Yakima, WA, 98901 - East Valley School District 90 District)
Naches Valley Primary School (2700 Old Naches Highway, Yakima, WA, 98908 - Naches Valley School District 3 District)
Stanton Alternative School (901 W Whitman Street, Yakima, WA, 98903 - Yakima School District 7 District)
West Valley Preschool (1041 South 96th Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98908 - West Valley School District 208 District)
Yakima County Juvenile Detention (1728 Jerome Avenue, Yakima, WA, 98902 - Yakima School District 7 District)

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