The unemployment rate in Yakima Metro Area is 7.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Yakima Metro Area jobs have increased by 3.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Yakima Metro Area's cost of living is 7.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Yakima metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Yakima metro area remained moderately Republican, 52.6% to 44.9%. More Voting Stats
Yakima Metro Area's population is 255,151 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Yakima Metro Area is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.8%.
Yakima Metro Area public schools spend $12,939 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Yakima Metro Area. More Education