Kennewick, Washington Houses for Sale

Located in the southeastern part of the state of Washington and a city in Benton County, Kennewick sits opposite Pasco and immediately southeast of Richland, which is situated along the Columbia River. The town was laid out by the Northern Pacific Irrigation Company, the town was largely surrounded by farm counties that produced corn, alfalfa, sugar beets, beans, grapes, and other agricultural products. A hydroelectric dam was constructed on the Columbia River and along the Hanford Works by the US Department of Energy, which is located just northwest of the tri-city group that has played a vital role in the area’s economy. The city’s name was derived from an Indian origin that was believed to mean a “grassy place.” Human remains were discovered in Kennewick’s Columbia Park that was believed to be 9,400 years old in 1996. The skull that was found is long and narrows that was believed to be of European descent than that of Asian descent.

Kennewick, WA Prices for Houses for Sale

AVERAGE
520,737 -4%
MEDIAN
481,800 -1%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

PRICE

Listings of Kennewick Homes for Purchase

ACTIVE
107 +53%
NEW
120 -4%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

DAYS
25 -9%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 99  
Police Civilians 15  
Total Arrests 1,480 (2020)
Total Incidents 5,770 (2020)
CrimeScore 40.73  
National Rank 3855th  
Statewide Rank 124th  

Local Statistics

Population 84,515 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,012 (-14.47%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 9
Arson 19
Assault Offenses 742
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 500
Counterfeiting/Forgery 70
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,119
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 372
Embezzlement 5
Extortion/Blackmail 1
Fraud Offenses 811
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 12
Larceny/Theft Offenses 2,147
Motor Vehicle Theft 224
Pornography/Obscene Material 24
Prostitution Offenses 6
Robbery 47
Sex Offenses 120
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 3
Stolen Property Offenses 78
Weapon Law Violations 127

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