Ronald is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kittitas County, Washington, United States. The population was 265 at the 2000 census.
Ronald was named for Alexander Ronald, a former coal mine superintendent in the area. Based on per capita income, one of the more reliable measures of affluence, Ronald ranks 72nd of 522 areas in the state of Washington to be ranked.
Ronald is located at 47°14′6″N 121°1′36″W / 47.235°N 121.02667°W / 47.235; -121.02667 (47.235096, -121.026613).