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Demographics

People

Total Population5,062
Male Share of the Population52.4%
Female Share of the Population47.6%
Senior Citizens6.8%
Employed Population 16+1,835
Age of the Population28

Families

% of people married42.4%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.6%
Median Earnings25+$21,122
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,255
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,612

Wealth

Median Family Income$32,654
% Above Poverty Level64%
% Below Poverty Level36%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone15.3%
Median Gross Rent$680
Median House Value$111,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)91.7%
German1.3%
Irish1.2%
English0.5%
Polish0.3%
French Except Basque0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Italian0.1%
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Wapato Almanac

CategoryValue
County Yakima County
Standard Zip Codes98951
Phone Area Codes509
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude46.45
Approximate Longitude-120.51

Wapato Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWAPATO
Distance1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 38 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp59 to 89 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip8.1 inches
StationSUNNYSIDE
Distance21.2 miles
Jan Temp25 to 40 F
Apr Temp39 to 67 F
Jul Temp56 to 89 F
Oct Temp37 to 67 F
Annual Precip7.1 inches
StationBICKLETON
Distance31.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 36 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp52 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip13.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Granger3,489$40,521
Harrah647$49,286
Moxee3,833$59,375
Toppenish8,977$38,151
Union Gap6,125$39,939
Zillah3,111$69,706

Wapato Public Schools

Adams Elementary
1309 S Camas Ave
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-4180
Primary
Total Enrollment 318
Camas Elementary
1010 S Camas Ave
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-3134
Primary
Total Enrollment 669
Pace Alternative High School
310 S. Wasco Avenue
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-6138
Other
Total Enrollment 76
Satus Elementary
910 S. Camas Avenue
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-2177
Primary
Total Enrollment 695
Wapato High School
1103 S. Wasco Avenue
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-3138
High
Total Enrollment 796
Wapato Middle School
1309 Kateri Lane
ZIP: 98951
(509) 877-2173
Middle
Total Enrollment 795
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