Cashmere, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 2,965. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,985 (+0.7% change)
Males: 1,393 (47.0%), Females: 1,572 (53.0%)

Chelan County

Zip code: 98815

Median resident age: 37.3 years
Median household income: $34,854
Median house value: $138,900

Races in Cashmere:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.1%)
  • Hispanic (17.0%)
  • Other race (8.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (20.1%), English (13.7%), Irish (10.3%), United States (8.9%), Norwegian (7.0%), Swedish (5.5%).

Elevation: 795 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Cashmere

  • High school or higher: 76.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cashmere city

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

10.8% Foreign born (9.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +386 (+15.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Cashmere:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Cashmere:

  • PANGBORN MEMORIAL (about 21 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Abbreviation: EAT)
  • YAKIMA AIR TERMINAL/MCALLISTER FIELD (about 66 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Abbreviation: YKM)
  • GRANT CO INTL (about 83 miles; MOSES LAKE, WA; Abbreviation: MWH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Cashmere:

Amtrak stations near Cashmere:

  • 14 miles: WENATCHEE (FOOT OF KITTIAS ST.). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: LEAVENWORTH (NW TRAILWAYS/LINK TRANSIT BUS STOP) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cashmere:

  • WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,074)
  • CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 36 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,420)
  • YAKIMA VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,906)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON-SEATTLE CAMPUS (about 93 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 32,742)
  • BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 116 miles; BELLEVUE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)
  • PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY (about 118 miles; TACOMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • GREEN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 119 miles; AUBURN, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,568)

Schools

Public high school in Cashmere:

  • CASHMERE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 484; Location: 329 TIGNER ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Cashmere:

  • VALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 544; Location: 101 PIONEER AVENUE; Grades: PK – 04)
  • CASHMERE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 488; Location: 300 TIGNER ROAD; Grades: 05 – 08)
Private primary/middle school in Cashmere:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 12; Location: 7799 NAHAHUM CANYON RD; Grades: 2 – 8)