Ellensburg is a city in, and the county seat of, Kittitas County, Washington,
United States. The population was 18,174 at the 2010 census. Ellensburg is
located just east of the Cascade Range on Interstate 90 and is known as the
most centrally located city in the state. Ellensburg is the home of Central
Washington University (CWU).
The surrounding Kittitas Valley is
internationally known for the timothy-hay that it produces. There are several
local hay brokering and processing