Ephrata is located close to the center of Washington. Ephrata is part of Grant County. Ephrata has 10.09 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ephrata population is 7,888, which has grown 15.86% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 17.05% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ephrata median household income is $54,563 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 55.63% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 31.72% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ephrata median house value is $150,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.90% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 52.82% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ephrata is better than the state average in quality. The Ephrata area code is 509.