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Toppenish is a city in Yakima County, in the Yakima metro area.
The community name derives from Indian term for "people from the foot of the hills."
The latitude of Toppenish is 46.377N. The longitude is -120.307W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 758 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,108.
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4% of Toppenish residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Toppenish ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Toppenish was $9,101, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Toppenish residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Toppenish, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $412. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $772.
Libraries in Toppenish include Toppenish (Mary Goodrich Memorial) Library ... View libraries
Yakima County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Toppenish political report.
The average commute time for Toppenish workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Toppenish include Best Western.
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