Yakima, WA 98902 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 98902: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Yakima, WA 98902

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ahtanum, WA 98902
Fruitvale, WA 98902
Harwood, WA 98902
Pomona, WA 98902
Tampico, WA 98902
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West Side, WA 98902

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Yakima County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.595, Longitude -120.537
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,504
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 17,080
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,849
    • Single Family Addresses: 15,231

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Yakima, WA 98902 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 47,277
Population in Households 46,275
Population in Familes 36,300
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,002
Population Density2 4,947
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $43,052
Average Household Income $58,479
Per Capita Income $21,797


Total Housing Units 18,212 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,029 (49.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,062 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,121 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $149,763
Average Home Value $178,414


Total Households 17,091
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 10,643
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.12% 0.17%
Households -0.06% 0.08%
Families -0.14% 0.03%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Yakima, WA 98902 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98902 to the other 581 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 23 96th
Population Density # 49 92nd
Diversity Index # 17 97th
Median Household Income # 505 13th
Per Capita Income # 524 10th

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