Yakima County Population 2017

Yakima County's estimated population is 249,636 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yakima County is the 8th largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016249,6361,5210.61%
2015248,1159400.38%
2014247,1752640.11%
2013246,9113430.14%
2012246,5683450.14%
2011246,2231,8990.78%
2010244,32455,50129.39%
1990188,82316,3159.46%
1980172,50827,53718.99%
1970144,971-141-0.10%
1960145,1129,3896.92%
1950135,72336,70437.07%
194099,01921,61727.93%
193077,40213,69221.49%
192063,71022,00152.75%
191041,70928,247209.83%
190013,4629,033203.95%
18904,4291,61857.56%
18802,8112,379550.69%
18704320.00%

Yakima County Population Growth

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Yakima County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White217,60087.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native15,8146.33%
Two or More Races6,8362.74%
Black or African American3,7081.49%
Asian3,5441.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6130.25%

Yakima County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Yakima County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Yakima912819398627052.96%
Sunnyside15938164114732.97%
Grandview10856111593032.79%
Toppenish89328973410.46%
Selah732277684466.09%
Wapato50095073641.28%
Moxee3462402756516.32%
Granger3249372047114.50%
Zillah302231441224.04%
Mabton22982295-3-0.13%
Tieton11821276947.95%
Naches813823101.23%
Harrah62462400.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990