Selah, Washington

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Population in 2013: 7,398 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.2%
 
Males: 3,641  (49.2%)
Females: 3,757  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  32.8 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98942.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,825 (it was $42,386 in 2000)
Selah:

$46,825
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,716 (it was $18,595 in 2000)

Selah city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $191,392 (it was $133,300 in 2000)
Selah:

$191,392
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,573; Detached houses: $190,885; Townhouses or other attached units: $182,937; In 2-unit structures: $187,461; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,325; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,471; Mobile homes: $77,031; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $147,066

Median gross rent in 2013: $822.

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  • Races in Selah, WA (2010)

    Selah races chart
    • 5,68279.5%White alone
    • 1,17216.4%Hispanic
    • 1381.9%Two or more races
    • 751.0%American Indian alone
    • 440.6%Asian alone
    • 210.3%Black alone
    • 140.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

Races in Selah detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Selah: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.6%), Norwegian (10.6%), Irish (10.4%), English (7.7%), United States (4.3%), Swedish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1919

Elevation: 1120 feet

Land area: 4.37 square miles.

Population density: 1,693 people per square mile   (low).

Selah,WA real estate house value index trend

Selah, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Selah:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Selah city:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

603 residents are foreign born (7.1% Latin America).

This city:

8.2%
Washington:

13.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Selah, Washington as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Selah to the number of sex offenders is 667 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,054 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,182 (1.5%)

Selah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yakima, WA (3.8 miles , pop. 71,845).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (101.7 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (876.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Gleed, WA (1.8 miles ), Yakima, WA (2.0 miles ), Eschbach, WA (2.2 miles ), West Valley, WA (2.2 miles ), Terrace Heights, WA (2.2 miles ), Summitview, WA (2.5 miles ), Union Gap, WA (2.6 miles ), Ahtanum, WA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 1998: 46 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 1999: 34 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2003: 41 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $153,700
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $177,900
  • 2006: 57 buildings, average cost: $175,800
  • 2007: 51 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2008: 49 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $176,800
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $184,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.65 N, Longitude: 120.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -568 (-7.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 595 (18.6%)

Area code: 509

Selah household income distribution Selah home values distribution

Crime rates in Selah by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 012010350300
per 100,000 0.015.430.40.014.70.042.670.10.040.80.00.0
Robberies 042312101010
per 100,000 0.061.630.445.114.728.614.20.013.90.013.80.0
Assaults 223100001320
per 100,000 31.230.845.615.00.00.00.00.013.940.827.60.0
Burglaries 497453335153225431744131
per 100,000 764.41,139.0806.1496.2749.2757.9312.6756.7429.71,005.3564.8420.3
Thefts 22527227416523126516314512916514264
per 100,000 3,510.14,186.54,167.32,480.83,393.63,789.52,316.32,032.01,787.92,241.51,956.2867.7
Auto thefts 13212019304826141924156
per 100,000 202.8323.2304.2285.7440.7686.4369.5196.2263.3326.0206.681.3
Arson 012000100020
per 100,000 0.015.430.40.00.00.014.20.00.00.027.60.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.8) 226.1323.9303.0181.1250.3280.1190.6215.2135.4237.0150.473.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Selah detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Washington average:

1.49
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,068 (+20.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Selah: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Selah, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Selah-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 160% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 101.6 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 101.3 miles away from Selah center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 372.4 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 451.8 miles away from Selah center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 499.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yakima County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Fires: 6, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Selah topographic map

Birthplace of: Wesley A. Ward - Jockey.

Hospitals and medical centers in Selah:

  • SELAH CONVALESCENT (203 WEST NACHES AVENUE)
  • YAKIMA VALLEY SCHOOL (609 SPEYERS ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Selah:

  • YAKIMA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • LANDMARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • EASTERN STAR NURSING HOME-YAKIMA (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • CRESCENT HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • HERITAGE GROVE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • YAKIMA REGIONAL HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)

Airports and heliports located in Selah:

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Amtrak station near Selah:

  • 5 miles: YAKIMA (BURGER KING, I-82 AT EXIT 33) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Selah:

  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 5 miles; Yakima, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,632)
  • Central Washington University (about 25 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 55 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 73 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 90 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)
  • Green River Community College (about 90 miles; Auburn, WA; FT enrollment: 7,425)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 97 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)

Public high schools in Selah:

Public elementary/middle schools in Selah:

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Notable locations in Selah: Elks Golf and Country Club (A), Selah Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Viking Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Selah include: Carlon Park (1), Wixon Park (2), Palm Park (3), Legion Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Yakima County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 76.6. This is about average.

City:

76.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.984. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.984
U.S.:

0.303

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Selah and their reported violations in the past:

BROWN TAYLOR WATER CO INC (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 50 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.7%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.0%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.3%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
125 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
107 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
39 people in nursing homes in 2000

Selah, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Selah compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Selah (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Selah Branch at 10 South Wenas, branch established on 1978/04/27. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Selah Branch at 102 East Naches Avenue, branch established on 1956/02/13. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Yakima National Bank: Selah Branch at 108 W Fremont, branch established on 2000/12/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $117.7 mil, Deposits: $106.9 mil, headquarters in Yakima, WA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ynb Financial Services Corp.
  • Banner Bank: Selah Branch at 598 North Park Drive, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $4,048.2 mil, Deposits: $3,348.4 mil, headquarters in Walla Walla, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 87 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Washington average:

11.4

Selah travel time to work - commute Selah mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Utility gas (33%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Selah city (based on Yakima County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic59,50016
Evangelical Protestant28,841175
Other10,60636
Mainline Protestant8,80248
Orthodox2501
Black Protestant1972
None135,035-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 52
Yakima County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Yakima County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 80
Yakima County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 120
Here:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Yakima County:

29.2%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.6%
State:

13.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$13,242$52,9681$3,581
Other Government Administration 3$15,495$61,9809$3,487
Judicial and Legal 1$4,644$55,7283$2,268
Police Protection - Officers 17$97,097$68,5390$0
Police - Other 3$9,924$39,6960$0
Firefighters 5$34,378$82,5070$0
Streets and Highways 3$11,664$46,6560$0
Sewerage 6$29,857$59,7140$0
Parks and Recreation 6$25,667$51,3340$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$11,946$47,7840$0
Water Supply 6$34,477$68,9540$0
Totals for Government 56$288,391$61,79813$9,336

Selah government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $353,000 ($47.72)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($1.89)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,039,000 ($140.44)
    Sewerage: $916,000 ($123.82)
    Fire Protection: $489,000 ($66.10)
    Water Utilities: $474,000 ($64.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $400,000 ($54.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $349,000 ($47.17)
    Regular Highways: $221,000 ($29.87)
    Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($18.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $137,000 ($18.52)
    Financial Administration: $126,000 ($17.03)
    Corrections - Other: $54,000 ($7.30)
    General - Other: $46,000 ($6.22)
    Housing & Community Development: $35,000 ($4.73)
    General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($3.24)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($1.35)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $45,000 ($6.08)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $90,000 ($12.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $780,000 ($105.43)
    Sewerage: $474,000 ($64.07)
    Regular Highways: $396,000 ($53.53)
    Fire Protection: $302,000 ($40.82)
    Police Protection: $77,000 ($10.41)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($2.97)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($2.16)
    Corrections - Other: $14,000 ($1.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $9,000 ($1.22)
    Central Staff: $4,000 ($0.54)
    Judicial: $2,000 ($0.27)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,030,000 ($274.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($4.73)

Selah government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,701,000 ($229.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $393,000 ($53.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $95,000 ($12.84)
    All Other: $38,000 ($5.14)
    Housing & Community Development: $7,000 ($0.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $31,000 ($4.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $515,000 ($69.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $420,000 ($56.77)
    General Revenue, NEC: $90,000 ($12.17)
    Rents: $19,000 ($2.57)
    Special Assessments: $10,000 ($1.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,007,000 ($136.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $438,000 ($59.21)
    All Other: $131,000 ($17.71)
    General Support: $55,000 ($7.43)
  • Tax - Property: $1,070,000 ($144.63)
    Total General Sales: $582,000 ($78.67)
    Public Utilities: $412,000 ($55.69)
    NEC: $178,000 ($24.06)
    Other Selective Sales: $45,000 ($6.08)

Selah government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $620,000 ($83.81)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,034,000 ($139.77)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,019,000 ($408.08)
    Other NEC: $285,000 ($38.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $285,000 ($38.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,604,000 ($487.16)
    Other, NEC: $649,000 ($87.73)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $385,000 ($52.04)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($4.73)

Selah government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,201,000 ($1378.89)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $139,000 ($18.79)

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Yakima County:

0.02%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.41% ($36,260 average AGI)
from Benton County, WA  0.34% ($30,285)
from Pierce County, WA  0.15% ($34,561)


3.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($244 average AGI)
Yakima County:

0.03%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  0.45% ($33,378 average AGI)
to Benton County, WA  0.44% ($36,501)
to Pierce County, WA  0.17% ($30,855)

Strongest AM radio stations in Selah:

  • KYAK (930 AM; 10 kW; YAKIMA, WA)
  • KJOX (980 AM; 5 kW; SELAH, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIT (1280 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYXE (1020 AM; 5 kW; SELAH, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBBO (1390 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KUTI (1460 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KZTS (1210 AM; 10 kW; SUNNYSIDE, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Selah:

  • KFFM (107.3 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRSE (105.7 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KXDD (104.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KSOH (89.5 FM; WAPATO, WA; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • K218CX (91.5 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KATS (94.5 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNWY (90.3 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KZTA (96.9 FM; NACHES, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KDNA (91.9 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST COMMUNITIES EDUC., CENTER)
  • KHHK (99.7 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K201AS (88.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WEST VALLEY TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • KYPL (91.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: GROWING CHRISTIAN FOUNDATION)
  • KXLE-FM (95.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: KXLE, INC.)
  • KDBL (92.9 FM; TOPPENISH, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQBE (103.1 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: PEAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K232CV (94.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQSN (99.3 FM; NACHES, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPQ-FM (102.1 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESCOAST BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNWR (90.7 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K204DH (88.7 FM; HANFORD, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Selah:

  • KAPP (Channel 35; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: APPLE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYVE (Channel 47; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KIMA-TV (Channel 29; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - WASHINGTON TV, L.L.C.)
  • KNDO (Channel 23; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAZW-LP (Channel 14; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CASA OF WASHINGTON, LLC)
  • K58DL (Channel 58; YAKIMA-TOPPENISH, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS B/CING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K43GY (Channel 43; YAKIMA, ETC., WA; Owner: RON BEVINS)
  • K60EB (Channel 60; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: RON BEVINS)
  • K56EG (Channel 56; YAKIMA, ETC., WA; Owner: RON BEVINS)
Selah fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Selah fatal accident list:

Nov 16, 1992 07:40 AM, 823, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 12, 1986 04:10 PM, Fremont, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 23, 1983 11:38 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 22, 1981 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $13,904,000Total costs
  • 15,422Total average daily traffic
  • 771Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,641Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$182,08720$211,245112$170,97716$107,16914$153,3171$59,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$190,3731$154,3407$205,0390$01$45,5500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$194,2833$149,80329$156,5415$126,5983$178,8130$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$153,6553$150,25724$176,5763$87,7070$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$213,4900$04$173,7151$131,2200$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$219,8333$244,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$620,0701$394,340
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$283,5201$104,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 87
  • Hazardous Condition: 24
  • Service Call: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 23

Incident types - Selah

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Selah, WA
Most common first names in Selah, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5276.4 years
Robert5168.1 years
James5072.2 years
Mary4678.3 years
William4070.8 years
Donald3068.2 years
Charles2873.4 years
George2777.0 years
Frank2675.7 years
Carl2276.3 years
Most common last names in Selah, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2977.2 years
Smith2674.5 years
Jones2078.6 years
Clark2073.5 years
Taylor1677.9 years
Wilson1675.6 years
Walker1671.0 years
Longmire1476.4 years
Davis1472.2 years
Anderson1478.8 years
Businesses in Selah, WA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
Goodwill1U-Haul1
H&R Block1
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