Naches, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 643. Estimated population in July 2020: 681 (+5.9% change)
Males: 325 (50.5%), Females: 318 (49.5%)

Yakima County

Zip code: 98937

Median resident age: 34.5 years
Median household income: $42,083
Median house value: $93,600

Races in Naches:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.6%)
  • Hispanic (10.9%)
  • Other race (6.7%)
  • Two or more races (4.7%)
  • American Indian (2.2%)

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

Ancestries: German (26.6%), English (12.8%), Irish (10.9%), French Canadian (4.8%), Dutch (4.7%), French (4.5%).

Elevation: 1470 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Naches

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Naches town

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

5.8% Foreign born (3.9% Latin America, 1.2% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +66 (+11.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Naches:

  • PROVIDENCE YAKIMA MEDICAL CENTER (about 15 miles; YAKIMA, WA)
  • YAKIMA VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; YAKIMA, WA)
  • KITTITAS VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Naches:

  • YAKIMA AIR TERMINAL/MCALLISTER FIELD (about 17 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Abbreviation: YKM)
  • PANGBORN MEMORIAL (about 57 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Abbreviation: EAT)
  • GRANT CO INTL (about 101 miles; MOSES LAKE, WA; Abbreviation: MWH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Naches:

  • BOWERS FIELD (about 24 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; Abbreviation: ELN)
  • TIETON STATE (about 30 miles; RIMROCK, WA; Abbreviation: 4S6)
  • DE VERE FIELD (about 33 miles; CLE ELUM, WA; Abbreviation: 2W1)
Amtrak station near Naches:

  • 18 miles: YAKIMA (BURGER KING, I-82 AT EXIT 33) – Bus Station. Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Naches:

  • YAKIMA VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,906)
  • CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,420)
  • WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,074)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON-SEATTLE CAMPUS (about 91 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 32,742)
  • PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY (about 101 miles; TACOMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • GREEN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 109 miles; AUBURN, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,568)
  • COLUMBIA BASIN COLLEGE (about 116 miles; PASCO, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,529)

Schools

Public high school in Naches:

  • NACHES VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 516; Location: 101 W. FIFTH STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Naches:

  • NILE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 34; Location: 351 FLYING H LOOP; Grades: KG – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Naches:

  • NACHES VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 769; Location: 32 SHAFER AVENUE; Grades: 03 – 08)