Skip to Main Content
Yelm
  • Town in Washington

Yelm Residents

Yelm Residents Overview

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
8,985
Unemployment Rate
4.3%
Poverty Rate
7%
Non-Citizens
0.9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 11 responses
  • Typical PNW'ers and small town residents.
    73%
  • Friendly
    18%
  • Progressive
    9%

Yelm Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    51%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    77%
  • Hispanic
    11%
  • Two or more races
    8%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    2%
  • Asian
    1%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    1%
  • African American
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    24%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    6%

View Nearby Homes

Income

Median Household Income
$75,000
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    13%
  • $25-$44k
    12%
  • $45-$74k
    26%
  • $75-$149k
    43%
  • $150k+
    7%
Median Individual Income
$40,568
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    19%
  • $15-$34k
    24%
  • $35-$64k
    38%
  • $65k+
    19%

Community

Poll
91%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 11 responses
Poll
55%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted. 11 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 10 responses
  • Explore
    50%
  • Research neighborhoods carefully, check crime rate
    40%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    10%

Similar Places

Explore Residents in Similar Places

Add to List

Back to Full Profile