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Yelm Real Estate

The City of Yelm, is a vibrant and dynamic city, situated in South Thurston County with amazing views of Mount Rainier from almost any location. Yelm has become the center for commerce with a daily market area of over 30,000 people due to the availability of goods and services, and proximity to all major metropolitan areas of Western Washington. Yelm prospered with the building of the Northern Pacific Railway providing an outlet for agriculture and forestry products. It’s economic base further flourished when an irrigation company was formed in 1916, making Yelm the center for commercial production of beans, cucumbers, and berries.

Yelm is home to Yelm-Tenino Trail which is a scenic 14.5-mile trail that connects Yelm, Rainier, and Tenino. Spot wildlife and enjoy diverse views of the Deschutes River and McIntosh Lake. Deschutes Falls is a true hidden gem with a cascading waterfall at the end of a short hike.

Yelm community schools educates over 5,900 students each year with 6 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, 1 high school and 1 alternative school. Explore everything that Yelm Community Schools has to offer at: