Living in the Yakima Valley
Generations of Family Living
The Yakima Valley is a Pacific Northwest treasure. The region offers a wide variety of housing options, excellent schools, and outstanding access to high quality health care facilities. In this section you’ll find information on all of these topics, plus cost of living data, and other information of value to residents and newcomers alike.
Cost of Living: See how Yakima's cost of living compares to other Pacific Northwest cities.
"You get the best of both worlds over here. If you get an itch for the city, you're only two hours away, but here you're close to hiking, camping, fishing, boating, and great wineries!" - Sarah Cassell Frenzel, Valley Resident