Selah, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Selah, Washington Info Snack

Population
7,856
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$224,800
Median Income
$58,120
Median Rent
$1,027

Selah SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Selah, WA Crime Report

134
Total Crimes
1,652.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.29%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Selah
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 134 1,652.3 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 7 86.3 293.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 2 24.7 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 37.0 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 127 1,566.0 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 24 295.9 453.6 340.5
Larceny 90 1,109.7 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 160.3 320.5 219.9

Selah, WA Cost Of Living

102
Selah's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Selah Washington National Average
Overall 102 116 100
Services 102 108 100
Groceries 99 108 100
Health 111 119 100
Housing 104 135 100
Transportation 109 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100

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Rankings for Selah in Washington

Map Of Selah, WA

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Population over time in Selah

Year Population % Change
2019 7,856 1.2%
2018 7,766 1.5%
2017 7,652 0.7%
2016 7,599 0.9%
2015 7,531 2.8%
2014 7,328 1.2%
2013 7,243 1.3%
2012 7,150 1.8%
2011 7,021 1.8%
2010 6,899 -

Race / Ethnicity in Selah

White
75.2% (5,908)
African American
0.9% (72)
American Indian
0.3% (21)
Asian
0.7% (54)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.7% (211)
Hispanic
20.2% (1,590)
Race Selah WA USA
White 75.2% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.2% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Selah

Female
54.6% (4,287)
Male
45.4% (3,569)
Gender Selah WA USA
Female 54.6% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Selah for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (314)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (549)
High School / GED
27.0% (2,121)
Some College
21.0% (1,649)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,099)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,492)
Master's Degree
5.0% (392)
Professional Degree
2.0% (157)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (78)
Education Selah WA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Selah, Washington

Less than $10,000
1.4% (10,974)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (17,398)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (88,329)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (77,890)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (133,030)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (157,922)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (122,055)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (112,955)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (36,937)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (28,104)
Income Selah WA USA
Less than $10,000 1.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 9.5% 7.7%

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