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 WA Real Estate


Community Listings

Average List Price: $320,613
Average Days on Market: 89


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$235,000

18109 Bald Hills Rd SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
Presented by: Van Dorm Realty, Inc.
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$230,000

16580 Greenleaf Ave SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
Presented by: Van Dorm Realty, Inc.
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$225,000

16113 Vancil Lp SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
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$167,000

18613 Tapaderos St SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
Presented by: Van Dorm Realty, Inc.
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$4,995,000

0 Undisclosed Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Yelm Real Estate
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$1,499,000

15410 133rd Ave SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Home Team Northwest
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15715 105th Wy SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Windermere Real Estate Yelm
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$750,000

15035 Berry Valley Rd SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Windermere Real Estate Yelm
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$749,000

16122 Lemuria Lane SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Windermere RE West Campus Inc
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$719,900

16724 153rd Ave SE Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: John L. Scott/Yelm
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$699,500

11126 SE Shaw Rd Yelm, WA 98597

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: RE/MAX Professionals
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34214 102nd Ave S Yelm, WA 98580

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: John L. Scott, Inc.

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