East Wenatchee, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 5,757
Males: 2,787 (48.4%), Females: 2,970 (51.6%)

Douglas County

Zip code: 98802

Median resident age: 37.2 years
Median household income: $34,919
Median house value: $143,400

Races in East Wenatchee:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.4%)
  • Hispanic (12.1%)
  • Other race (6.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)

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

Ancestries: German (22.2%), English (10.2%), Irish (9.3%), United States (5.8%), Norwegian (5.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in East Wenatchee

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Wenatchee city

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

8.4% Foreign born (6.2% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near East Wenatchee:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to East Wenatchee:

  • PANGBORN MEMORIAL (about 7 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Abbreviation: EAT)
  • YAKIMA AIR TERMINAL/MCALLISTER FIELD (about 62 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Abbreviation: YKM)
  • GRANT CO INTL (about 69 miles; MOSES LAKE, WA; Abbreviation: MWH)
Other public-use airports nearest to East Wenatchee:

Amtrak station near East Wenatchee:

  • 2 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.

Colleges and Universities

College/University in East Wenatchee:

  • WINGS OF WENATCHEE (Location: 200F AIRPORT WAY; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Wenatchee:

  • WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 3 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,074)
  • CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,420)
  • YAKIMA VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 58 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,906)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON-SEATTLE CAMPUS (about 105 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 32,742)
  • COLUMBIA BASIN COLLEGE (about 115 miles; PASCO, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,529)
  • PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY (about 129 miles; TACOMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 129 miles; BELLEVUE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)

Schools

Public high school in East Wenatchee:

  • EASTMONT SENIOR HIGH (Students: 1,146; Location: 955 3RD STREET NE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in East Wenatchee:

  • EASTMONT JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 936; Location: 905 NE 8TH STREET; Grades: 08 – 09)
  • STERLING MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 799; Location: 600 N. JAMES AVE.; Grades: 06 – 07)
  • CASCADE ELEMENTARY (Students: 559; Location: 2330 N. BAKER AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • GRANT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 526; Location: 1430 SE 1ST STREET; Grades: KG – 05)
  • ROBERT E LEE ELEMENTARY (Students: 502; Location: 1455 N. BAKER AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • KENROY ELEMENTARY (Students: 452; Location: 601 N. JONATHAN AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • CANYON VIEW GROUP HOME (Students: 10; Location: 260 N. GEORGIA; Grades: 09 – 11)