Moxee is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States. The population was 3,308 at the 2010 census.
According to the Washington State Office of Financial Management, Moxee ranked 5th of 279 eligible incorporated communities in population growth between 2000 and 2005.
Moxee was first settled by Mortimer Thorp and several French-Canadian farmers who arrived in 1867. A warm spring on the Thorp ranch emitted steam year 'round and never froze. It was known as "Moxee" by the native people, a Sahaptin word for an edible root, and was the name was adopted for the settlement. Over time, the community has been variously known as: "Moksee", "Moxie", "Moxee City", and "Moxee."
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Updated: 22nd October, 2019 3:13 AM.