Yakima, Washington 

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Economy in Yakima, Washington

Yakima has an unemployment rate of 5.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Yakima has seen the job market increase by 3.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.1%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Yakima
- The Sales Tax Rate for Yakima is 8.2%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Yakima is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Yakima
- The average income of a Yakima resident is $20,736 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Yakima resident is $40,189 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYYakima, WashingtonUnited States
  6.0%3.7%
  3.4%1.6%
  40.1%33.5%
  8.2%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $21,684$31,177
  $42,092$57,652
  $50,003$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  12.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.5%6.2%
  7.8%10.4%
  6.1%2.7%
  11.5%11.6%
  6.4%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.2%2.1%
  2.3%4.7%
  1.3%1.9%
  3.0%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.6%4.3%
  7.2%9.3%
  14.7%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  6.7%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  4.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Yakima    11 Reviews
    Possible Relocation - 6/10/2016
    I may be relocating to Yakima, WA for a professional position at a local university. I have never lived in this part of the country as I am from the East Coast. I have... Read More

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    High Desert of Yakima Valley - 3/26/2013
    Yakima is situated in the high desert, eastern elevations of the Cascade Mountain Range. Coming from the humid, eastern parts of the country, I was amazed at how... Read More

    Baddddd - 8/28/2011
    Yakima or otherwise crackima, bad place nothing to do and you know what it has a odor of meth in the outside air violence everywhare, law is not right, drinking... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN YAKIMA, WASHINGTON
    98902 98908 98901

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