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Yakima, WA Metro Area


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2022 population: 257,001   ( 13,770 from 2010)
Land area: 4294.5 square miles
Population density: 59.8 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:102,868 40.03% 11.3%
Black:2,2300.87% 27.9%
Indian:8,7953.42% 3.1%
Asian:3,2581.27% 30.3%
2+ races:4,6551.81% 13.8%
Hispanic:135,19552.60% 23.5%
Total non-White:154,13359.97% 21.2%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:7,878 15.3
Deaths:5,86311.4
Net Migration: -3,314-6.5
Net Immigration: 1,4962.9
Change in White population:-13,156 -5.4
Change in Non-White pop.:26,926 11.1



Historical Presidential Election Results for Yakima, WA Metro Area



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YearTurnout WinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes Diff
(US)
PUSV
2020 53% Donald Trump* (R) 50,555 52.6% Joe Biden (D) 43,179 44.9% 2,459 [+] 2.6% 96,193 6 0.06%
2016 45% Donald Trump (R) 41,735 52.3% Hillary Clinton (D) 31,291 39.2% 6,715 [+] 8.4% 79,741 6 0.06%
2012 45% Mitt Romney (R) 42,239 54.5% Barack Obama* (D) 33,217 42.9% 2,050 [+] 2.6% 77,506 7 0.06%
2008 47% John McCain (R) 41,946 54.1% Barack Obama (D) 33,792 43.6% 1,796 [+] 2.3% 77,534 9 0.06%
2004 46% George W. Bush* (R) 43,352 59.6% John Kerry (D) 28,474 39.1% 964 [+] 1.3% 72,790 9 0.06%
2000 44% George W. Bush (R) 39,494 58.6% Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 25,546 37.9% 2,342 [+] 3.5% 67,382 11 0.06%
1996 41% Robert Dole (R) 27,668 46.6% Bill Clinton* (D) 25,676 43.3% 6,016 [+] 10.1% 59,360 6 0.06%
1992 43% George Bush* (R) 25,841 44.6% Bill Clinton (D) 21,026 36.3% 11,102 [+] 19.2% 57,969 7 0.06%
1988 42% George Bush (R) 30,026 55.7% Michael Dukakis (D) 23,221 43.1% 663 [+] 1.2% 53,910 2 0.06%
1984 53% Ronald Reagan* (R) 40,678 61.5% Walter Mondale (D) 24,724 37.4% 780 1.2% 66,182 3 0.07%
1980 51% Ronald Reagan (R) 33,815 55.2% Jimmy Carter* (D) 21,873 35.7% 5,565 [+] 9.1% 61,253 5 0.07%
1976 55% Gerald Ford* (R) 29,478 53.1% Jimmy Carter (D) 24,223 43.7% 1,791 [+] 3.2% 55,492 5 0.07%
1972 59% Richard Nixon* (R) 32,240 58.9% George McGovern (D) 19,729 36.1% 2,736 [+] 5.0% 54,705 -2 0.07%
1968 62% Richard Nixon (R) 27,488 53.7% Hubert Humphrey (D) 19,499 38.1% 4,211 [+] 8.2% 51,198 10 0.07%
1964 64% Lyndon Johnson* (D) 29,604 56.1% Barry Goldwater (R) 22,786 43.2% 340 0.6% 52,730 5 0.07%
1960 65% Richard Nixon (R) 31,683 58.7% John Kennedy (D) 21,958 40.7% 354 0.7% 53,995 9 0.08%
1956 61% Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 31,984 60.2% Adlai Stevenson (D) 20,991 39.5% 149 0.3% 53,124 3 0.09%
1952 60% Dwight Eisenhower (R) 32,317 64.1% Adlai Stevenson (D) 17,647 35.0% 483 1.0% 50,447 9 0.08%
1948 51% Thomas Dewey (R) 21,396 51.0% Harry Truman* (D) 19,760 47.1% 801 [+] 1.9% 41,957 6 0.09%
1944 50% Thomas Dewey (R) 20,864 56.8% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 15,643 42.6% 249 0.7% 36,756 11 0.08%
1940 61% Wendell Willkie (R) 20,398 52.6% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,092 46.7% 270 0.7% 38,760 8 0.08%
1936 57% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 17,200 54.3% Alf Landon (R) 12,555 39.7% 1,902 [+] 6.0% 31,657 3 0.07%
1932 54% Franklin Roosevelt (D) 13,880 51.7% Herbert Hoover* (R) 11,151 41.5% 1,815 [+] 6.8% 26,846 2 0.07%
1928 51% Herbert Hoover (R) 16,694 73.1% Al Smith (D) 6,008 26.3% 146 [+] 0.6% 22,848 15 0.06%
1924 46% Calvin Coolidge (R) 12,124 63.7% Robert LaFollette (Prog) 3,965 20.8% 2,939 [+] 15.4% 19,028 10 0.07%
1920 51% Warren Harding (R) 11,571 59.4% James Cox (D) 4,062 20.8% 3,851 [+] 19.8% 19,484 -1 0.07%
1916 42% Charles Evans Hughes (R) 7,188 49.1% Woodrow Wilson* (D) 6,136 41.9% 1,316 [+] 9.0% 14,640 3 0.08%
1912 45% Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 4,360 33.3% William Taft* (R) 3,304 25.2% 5,441 [+] 41.5% 13,105 2 0.09%
1908 29% William Taft (R) 3,998 63.9% William J. Bryan (D) 1,645 26.3% 613 [+] 9.8% 6,256 12 0.04%
1904 33% Theodore Roosevelt (R) 3,484 70.4% Alton Parker (D) 929 18.8% 539 [+] 10.9% 4,952 14 0.04%
1900 33% William McKinley* (R) 1,507 55.9% William J. Bryan (D) 1,066 39.5% 123 [+] 4.6% 2,696 4 0.02%
* incumbent         PSV: percent of state vote



2020 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Joe Biden (D) 43,179 44.9%
Donald Trump* (R) 50,555 52.6%
Jo Jorgensen (Lbt) 1,425 1.5%
Other 1,034 1.1%
TOTAL 96,193
Turnout: 53% Diff (US): 6


2016 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Hillary Clinton (D) 31,291 39.2%
Donald Trump (R) 41,735 52.3%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 3,261 4.1%
Jill Stein (Grn) 774 1.0%
Evan McMullin (I) 455 0.6%
Other 2,225 2.8%
TOTAL 79,741
Turnout: 45% Diff (US): 6


2012 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama* (D) 33,217 42.9%
Mitt Romney (R) 42,239 54.5%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 749 1.0%
Other 1,301 1.7%
TOTAL 77,506
Turnout: 45% Diff (US): 7


2008 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama (D) 33,792 43.6%
John McCain (R) 41,946 54.1%
Ralph Nader (I) 683 0.9%
Bob Barr (Lbt) 208 0.3%
Other 905 1.2%
TOTAL 77,534
Turnout: 47% Diff (US): 9


2004 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush* (R) 43,352 59.6%
John Kerry (D) 28,474 39.1%
Ralph Nader (I) 472 0.6%
Other 492 0.7%
TOTAL 72,790
Turnout: 46% Diff (US): 9


2000 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush (R) 39,494 58.6%
Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 25,546 37.9%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 1,454 2.2%
Pat Buchanan (Ref) 288 0.4%
Other 600 0.9%
TOTAL 67,382
Turnout: 44% Diff (US): 11


1996 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton* (D) 25,676 43.3%
Robert Dole (R) 27,668 46.6%
Ross Perot (Ref) 4,724 8.0%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 714 1.2%
Harry Browne (Lbt) 268 0.5%
Other 310 0.5%
TOTAL 59,360
Turnout: 41% Diff (US): 6


1992 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton (D) 21,026 36.3%
George Bush* (R) 25,841 44.6%
Ross Perot (I) 10,583 18.3%
Other 519 0.9%
TOTAL 57,969
Turnout: 43% Diff (US): 7


1988 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George Bush (R) 30,026 55.7%
Michael Dukakis (D) 23,221 43.1%
Ron Paul (Lbt) 351 0.7%
Other 312 0.6%
TOTAL 53,910
Turnout: 42% Diff (US): 2


1984 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan* (R) 40,678 61.5%
Walter Mondale (D) 24,724 37.4%
Other 780 1.2%
TOTAL 66,182
Turnout: 53% Diff (US): 3


1980 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan (R) 33,815 55.2%
Jimmy Carter* (D) 21,873 35.7%
John Anderson (I) 4,672 7.6%
Edward Clark (Lbt) 708 1.2%
Other 185 0.3%
TOTAL 61,253
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 5


1976 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Jimmy Carter (D) 24,223 43.7%
Gerald Ford* (R) 29,478 53.1%
Eugene McCarthy (I) 1,086 2.0%
Other 705 1.3%
TOTAL 55,492
Turnout: 55% Diff (US): 5


1972 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon* (R) 32,240 58.9%
George McGovern (D) 19,729 36.1%
John Schmitz (Amer) 2,598 4.7%
Other 138 0.3%
TOTAL 54,705
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -2


1968 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon (R) 27,488 53.7%
Hubert Humphrey (D) 19,499 38.1%
George Wallace (AIP) 4,161 8.1%
Other 50 0.1%
TOTAL 51,198
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): 10


1964 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Lyndon Johnson* (D) 29,604 56.1%
Barry Goldwater (R) 22,786 43.2%
Other 340 0.6%
TOTAL 52,730
Turnout: 64% Diff (US): 5


1960 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
John Kennedy (D) 21,958 40.7%
Richard Nixon (R) 31,683 58.7%
Other 354 0.7%
TOTAL 53,995
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 9


1956 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 31,984 60.2%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 20,991 39.5%
Other 149 0.3%
TOTAL 53,124
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): 3


1952 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower (R) 32,317 64.1%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 17,647 35.0%
Other 483 1.0%
TOTAL 50,447
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): 9


1948 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Harry Truman* (D) 19,760 47.1%
Thomas Dewey (R) 21,396 51.0%
Henry Wallace (Prog) 490 1.2%
Other 311 0.7%
TOTAL 41,957
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 6


1944 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 15,643 42.6%
Thomas Dewey (R) 20,864 56.8%
Other 249 0.7%
TOTAL 36,756
Turnout: 50% Diff (US): 11


1940 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,092 46.7%
Wendell Willkie (R) 20,398 52.6%
Other 270 0.7%
TOTAL 38,760
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): 8


1936 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 17,200 54.3%
Alf Landon (R) 12,555 39.7%
William Lemke (Union) 1,670 5.3%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 96 0.3%
Other 136 0.4%
TOTAL 31,657
Turnout: 57% Diff (US): 3


1932 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt (D) 13,880 51.7%
Herbert Hoover* (R) 11,151 41.5%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 253 0.9%
Other 1,562 5.8%
TOTAL 26,846
Turnout: 54% Diff (US): 2


1928 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Herbert Hoover (R) 16,694 73.1%
Al Smith (D) 6,008 26.3%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 76 0.3%
Other 70 0.3%
TOTAL 22,848
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 15


1924 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Calvin Coolidge (R) 12,124 63.7%
John Davis (D) 2,157 11.3%
Robert LaFollette (Prog) 3,965 20.8%
Other 782 4.1%
TOTAL 19,028
Turnout: 46% Diff (US): 10


1920 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Warren Harding (R) 11,571 59.4%
James Cox (D) 4,062 20.8%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 226 1.2%
Parley Christiansen (FL) 3,301 16.9%
Aaron Watkins (Proh) 303 1.6%
Other 21 0.1%
TOTAL 19,484
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): -1


1916 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson* (D) 6,136 41.9%
Charles Evans Hughes (R) 7,188 49.1%
Allan Benson (Soc) 735 5.0%
James Hanly (Proh) 575 3.9%
Other 6 0.0%
TOTAL 14,640
Turnout: 42% Diff (US): 3


1912 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson (D) 3,209 24.5%
Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 4,360 33.3%
William Taft* (R) 3,304 25.2%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 1,264 9.6%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 930 7.1%
Other 38 0.3%
TOTAL 13,105
Turnout: 45% Diff (US): 2


1908 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
William Taft (R) 3,998 63.9%
William J. Bryan (D) 1,645 26.3%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 344 5.5%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 258 4.1%
Thomas Hisgen (I) 11 0.2%
TOTAL 6,256
Turnout: 29% Diff (US): 12


1904 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Theodore Roosevelt (R) 3,484 70.4%
Alton Parker (D) 929 18.8%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 358 7.2%
Silas Swallow (Proh) 133 2.7%
Thomas Watson (Pop) 13 0.3%
Other 35 0.7%
TOTAL 4,952
Turnout: 33% Diff (US): 14


1900 President, Yakima, WA Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
William McKinley* (R) 1,507 55.9%
William J. Bryan (D) 1,066 39.5%
John Woolley (Proh) 46 1.7%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 65 2.4%
Other 12 0.4%
TOTAL 2,696
Turnout: 33% Diff (US): 4
* incumbent