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Yakima County, WA

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Yakima County, WA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatYakima, WA
  • Population243,231
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 4295.3999
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 56.6000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010243,231268 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201056.601370 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20181.5%1869 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201849.9%103 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201333 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20197.0%103 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016809.202583 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201622.7%2496 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.001557 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201845.7%1974 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20163608 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201511.6%2354 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201821.0%1238 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$703,548,000.00202 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172908 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201183.782901 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201967.5%903 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20064.1058 of 229
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20183563 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.472307 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2009$587,553.12435 of 1369
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$3,313,285,000.00348 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.7%765 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201231.2%1589 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201835275 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2015-201626377 of 484
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20103,185353 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019960,463.30120 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$278,000,000.00377 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,725,000,000.00397 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$89,000,000.00498 of 2178
Population (County)2050289,000320 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$195,577.001316 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050184,000315 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205030,000281 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050401006 of 2780
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