Wapato, Yakima County, Washington

Wapato: City in Washington

About

Wapato is a city located in the county of Yakima in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,997. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,980 inhabitants.

The city was created 137 years ago in 1884.

Quick Facts about Wapato

Population : 4,980 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : Yakima County
Postal code : 98951
Phone Area Codes : 509
Altitude : 2,808 feet / 856, 261 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1885 (137 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00, UTC−07:00
Local time : 16:28:03 (9th August 2022)
Population growth : -0.34% (2010-2020)
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Location of Wapato on Washington map.
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Geography

Wapato is located at 46°26'51"N 120°25'13"W (46.4476300, -120.4203400).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wapato decreased by 0.34% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,997 - census
2011 5,079 1.61% estimation process
2012 5,061 -0.36% estimation process
2013 5,046 -0.3% estimation process
2014 5,036 -0.2% estimation process
2015 5,034 -0.04% estimation process
2016 5,047 0.26% estimation process
2017 5,040 -0.14% estimation process
2018 5,030 -0.2% estimation process
2019 5,010 -0.4% estimation process
2020 4,980 -0.6% estimation process

Wapato zip code is 98951. County name: Yakima, County fips: 53077

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People born in Wapato (5)

People born in Wapato, including actor Larry Hovis, judge Tom Chambers, politician Forrest Baugher, .

List

  • Momoko Iko (American playwright) she was born in 01/01/1940
  • Nathan Hale Olney (Yakima artist) he was born in 30/01/1937

Schools in Wapato

College & universities near Wapato, WA

Code Name City ZIP
235422 Heritage University Toppenish (WA) 98948

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wapato, WA

Code Name Address Type
WIH Wishram 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
QUC Quincy, Washington 102 B St NE BUS
PSC Pasco Intermodal Train Station 535 North 1st Avenue RAIL
WEN Columbia Station Kittitas & South Columbia Sts. RAIL
THD The Dalles, Oregon 201 East Federal Street BUS

Post offices near Wapato

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wapa Post Office Wapato (WA) 98951

Other cities in Yakima County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Yakima County , WA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Yakima 94,322 City in the state of Washington, United States of America
Sunnyside 16,325 City in Washington, United States
Grandview 11,029 City in Washington, United States
Toppenish 8,766 City in Yakima County, Washington, United States
Selah 8,138 City of the United States
Terrace Heights 6,937 Census designated place
Union Gap 6,160 City in Yakima County, Washington, United States
Granger 3,882 Human settlement in Yakima County, Washington, United States of America
Ahtanum 3,601 Census designated place
Zillah 3,135 City in Washington
Gleed 2,906 Census designated place
Mabton 2,267 City in Yakima County, Washington, United States
Tieton 1,316 City in Yakima County, Washington, United States
Naches 841 Human settlement in Yakima County, Washington, United States of America
White Swan 793 CDP in Washington, United States
Harrah 638 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Wapato distances to largest Washington cities