|Male Share of the Population||51.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||48.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||2,983|
|Age of the Population||29|
|% of people married||53%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||21.7%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$52,392|
|% Above Poverty Level||77%|
|% Below Poverty Level||23%|
|Average Commute Time||30 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.7%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.4%|
|% Using Public Transportation||1%|
|People Living Alone||22.7%|
|Median Gross Rent||$1,127|
|Median House Value||$197,100|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||39%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||16 miles S of Lakewood, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||47 miles S of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||98597|
|Phone Area Codes||360|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||32 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||50 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||50.7 inches|
|Station||MC MILLIN RESERVOIR|
|Jan Temp||32 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||43.1 inches|
|Station||GRAPEVIEW 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||34 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 74 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||53.2 inches|
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YELM HIGH SCHOOL 12
1315 YELM AVE. W
Serves 1,447 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20.4
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107 FIRST ST. N
A Non-traditional School
Serves 108 students.
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