Breathtaking views, excellent neighborhoods and a relaxed lifestyle, West Richland is a small community with big features and part of the metro area of the Tri-Cities. As Richland’s newer and slightly more rural neighbor, West Richland sits on the western edge of the Tri-Cities region and is surrounded by the Yakima River to the east, west and north.
West Richland boasts more than 7,000 acres of agricultural land within the city limits, which include irrigated pastures, orchards, grapes, potatoes and more. The Red Mountain American Viticultural Area (AVA) is one of the most coveted grape-growing and wine production areas in the region, and it’s right in West Richland’s backyard.
In 2018 West Richland was honored with the title of the 3rd safest city under 50,000 residents in Washington state. This is in addition to being named in 2017 by WalletHub as the best place to raise a family in Washington state.
This friendly community has a younger demographic and is very popular with young families. West Richland homes for sale offer spacious lots with plenty of room to move and single-family residential homes. Very reasonably priced and attracting all ages and family sizes, West Richland real estate offers newer builds with exciting modern features. Homes prices in West Richland range from $200,000 to $500,000.
Popular outdoor activities include wine tasting and attending family fun events such as Summer Outdoor Concert Series in Flat Top Park and Hogs & Dogs Family Festival. Nature enthusiasts enjoy the Yakima River, a great fishing location and fun for floating and kayaking.