Living in Selah, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Selah SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Selah, WA Crime Report

204
Total Crimes
2,571.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.14%
Above National Average

Selah, WA Cost Of Living

102
Selah's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Selah, Washington Info Snack

Selah is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States. The population was 7,147 at the 2010 census.
Population
7,766
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
8.7%
Median Home
$222,700
Median Income
$53,383
Median Rent
$984

Selah, WA Photos

Rankings for Selah in Washington

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Map Of Selah, WA

Population over time in Selah

Year Population % Change
2017 7,766 1.5%
2016 7,652 0.7%
2015 7,599 0.9%
2014 7,531 2.8%
2013 7,328 1.2%
2012 7,243 1.3%
2011 7,150 1.8%
2010 7,021 1.8%
2009 6,899 -
Crime/100k Selah WA USA
Violent Crime 100.9 311.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 12.6 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 63.0 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 2471.0 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 365.6 533.5 376.0
Larceny 1865.9 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 239.5 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Selah

White
84.3% (6,547)
African American
0.5% (37)
American Indian
0.3% (27)
Asian
0.6% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (137)
Hispanic
12.6% (975)
Race Selah WA USA
White 84.3% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 0.5% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.6% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Selah, Washington

Less than $10,000
2.6% (20,107)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (17,118)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (72,279)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (76,899)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.3% (157,330)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.1% (179,069)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (120,647)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (94,833)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (23,368)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (14,945)
Income Selah WA USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.3% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.1% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Selah

Female
53.5% (4,157)
Male
46.5% (3,609)
Gender Selah WA USA
Female 53.5% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Selah for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (310)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (621)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,019)
Some College
22.0% (1,708)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,087)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,397)
Master's Degree
5.0% (388)
Professional Degree
2.0% (155)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (77)
Education Selah WA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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