Wapato is located in south Washington. Wapato is part of Yakima County. Wapato has 1.17 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wapato population is 5,043, which has grown 10.06% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.05% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wapato median household income is $32,803 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.12% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.72% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Wapato median house value is $102,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.71% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 52.82% and is much lower 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 Wapato is worse than the state average in quality. The Wapato area code is 509.