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People

Total Population 5,819
Male Share of the Population 48.1%
Female Share of the Population 51.9%
Senior Citizens 13%
Employed Population 16+ 2,201
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 54.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.2%
Median Earnings25+ $36,526
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $11,653
Median Earnings With High School Degree $39,000

Wealth

Median Family Income $62,922
% Above Poverty Level 84.4%
% Below Poverty Level 15.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.1%
Median Gross Rent $644
Median House Value $156,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.5%
US/American 0%
English 10.2%
Irish 5.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Prosser Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles W of Kennewick, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 147 miles E of Portland, Oregon
County Benton
Metro Area Richland - Kennewick - Pasco
Standard Zip Codes 99350
Phone Area Codes 509
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.206
Longitude -119.767

Prosser Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PROSSER
Distance 1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 41 F
Apr Temp 39 to 66 F
Jul Temp 55 to 89 F
Oct Temp 38 to 68 F
Annual Precip 8.1 inches
Station RICHLAND
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 65 F
Jul Temp 59 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 7.5 inches
Station BICKLETON
Distance 29.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 36 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 52 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 13.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Prosser, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

North Prosser (99350)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Benton City 3,156 $61,705
Grandview 11,083 $42,206
Granger 3,404 $39,408
Mabton 2,329 $38,684
Sunnyside 16,204 $38,824
West Richland 13,048 $91,132

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Prosser Hospitals

PROSSER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
723 MEMORIAL STREET
(509) 786-2222
Emergency Service: Yes

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Prosser High Schools

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PROSSER HIGH SCHOOL
1203 PROSSER AVE.
509-786-1224
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 843 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 22.8

PROSSER FALLS EDUCATION CENTER
1500 GRANT AVE.
509-786-1820
A Non-traditional School
Serves 69 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 34.5

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