Living in Union Gap, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Union Gap SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
9

Union Gap, WA Crime Report

680
Total Crimes
11,033.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
329.59%
Above National Average

Union Gap, WA Cost Of Living

89
Union Gap's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Union Gap, Washington Info Snack

Union Gap is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 6,047. Union Gap has a storied history and in recent years has become the retail hub for the entire Yakima Valley as a result of Valley Mall and other thriving businesses being located here. Part of the city is part of the Yakama Nation.
Population
6,142
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
27.0%
Median Home
$105,200
Median Income
$38,957
Median Rent
$782

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Rankings for Union Gap in Washington

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Map Of Union Gap, WA

Population over time in Union Gap

Year Population % Change
2017 6,142 -0.2%
2016 6,152 0.4%
2015 6,125 1.4%
2014 6,042 -0.3%
2013 6,061 0.7%
2012 6,021 0.3%
2011 6,003 0.3%
2010 5,984 1.5%
2009 5,893 -
Crime/100k Union Gap WA USA
Violent Crime 308.3 311.5 368.9
Murder 16.2 3.1 5.0
Robbery 146.0 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 81.1 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 10725.3 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 989.8 533.5 376.0
Larceny 8972.9 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 762.6 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Union Gap

White
41.0% (2,518)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
1.4% (83)
Asian
1.0% (60)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (37)
Hispanic
56.1% (3,444)
Race Union Gap WA USA
White 41.0% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 56.1% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Union Gap, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.8% (41,863)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (45,451)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (90,604)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (85,222)
$35,000 to $49,999
22.0% (134,860)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (115,125)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.4% (45,751)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (49,339)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (5,980)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Union Gap WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 22.0% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.4% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Union Gap

Female
48.4% (2,971)
Male
51.6% (3,171)
Gender Union Gap WA USA
Female 48.4% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Union Gap for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (1,289)
9-12th Grade
17.0% (1,044)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,088)
Some College
13.0% (798)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (491)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (368)
Master's Degree
1.0% (61)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Union Gap WA USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 17.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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