Yelm is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 9,734, it is the 90th largest city in Washington and the 3165th largest city in the United States. Yelm is currently growing at a rate of 1.45% annually and its population has increased by 42.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,848 in 2010. Yelm reached it's highest population of 9,734 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Yelm has a population density of 1,709 people per square mile.
The average household income in Yelm is $77,810 with a poverty rate of 6.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,373 per month, and the median house value is $255,200. The median age in Yelm is 28.5 years, 28.1 years for males, and 28.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.