Yelm, WA Real Estate Overview | Paul Klenk | Van Dorm Realty, Inc.
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About Yelm, WA Real Estate

Located at the banks of the Nisqually River in Washington's prairie land, Yelm was the crossroads of Native American trails, later used by traders, eastern settlers and the Northern Pacific Railroad. The nearby Nisqually Tribal Reservation continues to be part of the town's culture.

Despite being close to both Olympia and Tacoma, Yelm maintains the feel of farmland and the prairie life. While many families have lived and worked in Yelm for generations, the city also continues to annex more property to accommodate growth. Residential development is underway.

Seventeen Miles east of Olympia and 25 south of Tacoma, Yelm's skyline is dominated by Mt. Rainier.

The farming economy, while still going, isn't dominant in Yelm's economy anymore. The city is developing growth in other business sectors, including retail, clean industry and tourism.

The success of the Yelm Industrial Park is an indication of the city's outlook. The city is also undergoing infrastructure changes to enhance its small-town feel, and its central retail district.

Yelm Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $313,000
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    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    115
    30-day change

Yelm Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Yelm, WA

City County
College Degree - 2 year 11 10
College Degree - 4 year 16 20

Demographics near Yelm, WA

City County
Population 8,076 279,223
Population Density 1,421 387
Median Age 32.9 40
People per Household 2.9 2.5
Median Household Income 46,590 56,110
Average Income per Capita 20,391 30,822

Information About Yelm

Yelm is located in Washington. Yelm, Washington has a population of 8,076. Yelm is more family-centric than the surrounding county with 45% households with children. The county percentage for households with children is 29%.

The median household income in Yelm, Washington is $46,590. The median household income for the surrounding county is $56,110 compared to the national median of $49,877. The median age of people living in Yelm is 32.9 years.

Yelm Weather

The average high temperature in July is 76.1 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 31.8 degrees. The annual precipitation is 50.79.

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Van Dorm Realty Inc
1530 Black Lake Blvd. Sw
Olympia, WA
(360) 943-3800
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