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Welcome to Kennewick, WA

Kennewick Washington who’s Indian name is “Winter Heaven” named for its mild winters. This was a popular winter camping ground for the Chemnapum Indians where they fished for salmon in the Yakima, Snake, and Columbia Rivers while their horses grazed in the surrounding hills. The first white settlement appeared at the mouth of the Yakima River in 1863. By 1892, Nelson Rich and Howard Amon had formed the Benton Land and Water Company bringing irrigation to the area for the first time.

For many years, the town grew slowly. The advent of the Second World War changed things drastically for the Tri-Cities. Kennewick and its' sister cities Richland and Pasco, are commonly known as the Tri-Cities. The Hanford Atomic Project in Richland, brought thousands of people to the area. Kennewick encompasses 26.77 square miles with a population of 65,860. It is the largest of the Tri-Cities.

Today wineries are in abundance. The area produces very good wines, the river still sparkles, and fish are thriving. Homes are still reasonably priced. The weather is great. (Except for the occasional wind) Welcome to Kennewick, Washington in Benton County.

Kennewick Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 54 homes for sale in Kennewick, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
57% Single Family, 37% Land/lot, 2% Townhouse and 4% Other.

57% Single Family
37% Land/lot
4% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 54
Average Home Size 1,472 ft² / 137 m²
Price Range ($8 - $1,200,000)

Weather in Kennewick

The average high temperatures in Kennewick range from 39 in January to 89 in July

Average home income in Kennewick

The average household income of a Kennewick resident is $70,934 with an average home value of $175,511

Population of Kennewick

Kennewick has 93,678 residents.

Home ownership in Kennewick

The average level of home ownership in Kennewick is 63%.

Education breakdown of Kennewick

Education levels of residents of Kennewick include: highschool 29%, associate 9%, bachelor 17%, graduate 7%.

Households in Kennewick

Kennewick has 34,078 homes, built on average 38 years ago.

Information from in and around Kennewick...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 54 homes for sale in Kennewick. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Townhouse and Other. The average list price of these property results is 261,497. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Kennewick please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 54 homes for sale in Kennewick, WA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Kennewick area. Member brokerages representing the 54 homes include Windermere Real Estate - Mountain West and John L. Scott Real Estate - WA/ID.