Living in Yakima, WA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Yakima, Washington Info Snack

Population
93,413
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$173,000
Median Income
$44,950
Median Rent
$820

Yakima SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Yakima, WA Crime Report

3,143
Total Crimes
3,337.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
34.76%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Yakima
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,143 3,337.7 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 420 446.0 293.9 366.7
Murder 9 9.6 2.6 5.0
Robbery 91 96.6 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 276 293.1 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 2,723 2,891.6 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 439 466.2 453.6 340.5
Larceny 1,866 1,981.6 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 418 443.9 320.5 219.9

Yakima, WA Cost Of Living

96
Yakima's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Yakima Washington National Average
Overall 96 116 100
Services 102 108 100
Groceries 99 108 100
Health 111 119 100
Housing 85 135 100
Transportation 109 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100

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Rankings for Yakima in Washington

Map Of Yakima, WA

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Population over time in Yakima

Year Population % Change
2019 93,413 -0.0%
2018 93,416 0.3%
2017 93,182 -0.2%
2016 93,338 0.1%
2015 93,261 0.5%
2014 92,806 0.8%
2013 92,082 1.1%
2012 91,083 1.4%
2011 89,825 1.3%
2010 88,630 -

Race / Ethnicity in Yakima

White
47.9% (44,753)
African American
1.4% (1,353)
American Indian
1.3% (1,193)
Asian
1.3% (1,182)
Hawaiian
0.2% (218)
Other
0.2% (156)
Two Or More
2.0% (1,838)
Hispanic
45.7% (42,720)
Race Yakima WA USA
White 47.9% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 45.7% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Yakima

Female
50.5% (47,189)
Male
49.5% (46,224)
Gender Yakima WA USA
Female 50.5% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Yakima for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (10,275)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (11,209)
High School / GED
27.0% (25,221)
Some College
21.0% (19,616)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (8,407)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (10,275)
Master's Degree
6.0% (5,604)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,868)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (934)
Education Yakima WA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Yakima, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.4% (598,836)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (486,260)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (1,254,376)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (1,127,970)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (1,611,465)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (1,709,104)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (1,072,374)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (845,839)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (355,429)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (279,641)
Income Yakima WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 9.5% 7.7%

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