South Cle Elum, WA Population

Population: 457. Estimated population in July 2020: 546 (+19.5% change)
Males: 232 (50.8%), Females: 225 (49.2%)

Kittitas County

Zip code: 98943

Median resident age: 38.5 years
Median household income: $45,833
Median house value: $129,800

Races in South Cle Elum:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • American Indian (3.1%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)

Ancestries: German (19.0%), English (14.7%), Italian (7.0%), Norwegian (7.0%), Irish (6.1%), Scottish (5.9%).

Elevation: 1920 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in South Cle Elum

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Cle Elum town

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-3.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near South Cle Elum:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to South Cle Elum:

  • YAKIMA AIR TERMINAL/MCALLISTER FIELD (about 52 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Abbreviation: YKM)
  • PANGBORN MEMORIAL (about 54 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Abbreviation: EAT)
  • SEATTLE-TACOMA INTL (about 95 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: SEA)
Other public-use airports nearest to South Cle Elum:

  • CLE ELUM MUNI (about 5 miles; CLE ELUM, WA; Abbreviation: S93)
  • DE VERE FIELD (about 7 miles; CLE ELUM, WA; Abbreviation: 2W1)
  • EASTON STATE (about 17 miles; EASTON, WA; Abbreviation: ESW)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Cle Elum:

  • CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,420)
  • WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,074)
  • YAKIMA VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; YAKIMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,906)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON-SEATTLE CAMPUS (about 62 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 32,742)
  • PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY (about 81 miles; TACOMA, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • GREEN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 85 miles; AUBURN, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,568)
  • BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 88 miles; BELLEVUE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)