The unemployment rate in Yelm is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Yelm jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Yelm's cost of living is 5.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Yelm, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Thurston county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Yelm's population is 8,425 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 36.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 32.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Yelm is $285,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Yelm public schools spend $9,953 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.8 students per teacher in Yelm. More Education