Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 98008

Primary City:Bellevue, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Lake Sammamish|Sammamish
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (12:27pm)
Area code: 425 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.61, -122.11
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98008. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 98008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98008, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bellevue, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98008 is located in central Washington and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98008 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98008 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,411
Population Density 4,437 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,552
Median Home Value $457,200
Land Area 5.50 sq mi
Water Area 2.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,173
Median Household Income $92,986

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7277907287105968218379311,003967941721630521388319256245
Female716782648646522628763898943957914801766628478398360432
Total1,4431,5721,3761,3561,1181,4491,6001,8291,9461,9241,8551,5221,3961,149866717616677

Gender

 Male 12,131 50%
 Female 12,280 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,093 70.0%
 Black Or African American 590 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 116 0.5%
 Asian 4,749 19.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 58 0.2%
 Other Race 845 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 960 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner274761,2261,5931,3651,007697237
Renter137665653437260139131123
Total1641,1411,8792,0301,6251,146828360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,375 59%
 Single Guardian 1,104 12%
 Singles 2,063 22%
 Singles With Roommate 631 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,209 68%
 Households with Kids 2,964 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male128165167131155158162146169150155144125154157149155130119118
Female13715815512516615214116116213013415012610815014013612793100
Total265323322256321310303307331280289294251262307289291257212218

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98008 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98008 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 98008 real estate data, the median home value of $457,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98008 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98008 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,945 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 89 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 377 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,854 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,774 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,545 27%
 Households Vacant 379 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Sale Only 96 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 1%
 1 Bedroom 642 27%
 2 Bedroom 839 35%
 3+ Bedroom 889 37%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $92,986 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98008 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 98008 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98008 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,488 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,985 25%
 No Earnings 6,307 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,488 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,985 25%
 No Earnings 6,307 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,658 78.7%
 Public transportation 1,590 13.0%
 Taxicab 16 0.1%
 Motorcycle 37 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 343 2.8%
 Worked at Home 624 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 558 6%
 High School Graduate 2,506 29%
 Associate's degree 550 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,300 38%
 Master's degree 1,176 14%
 Professional school degree 248 3%
 Doctorate degree 320 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,352 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 767 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 327 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98008

ZIP Code 98008 is in the Bellevue School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98008.

Ardmore Elementary School
16616 NE 32nd St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Bennett Elementary School
17900 NE 16th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Phantom Lake Elementary
1050 160th Ave SE
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Sherwood Forest Elementary
16411 NE 24th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Spiritridge Elementary School
16401 SE 24th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Tillicum Middle School
16020 SE 16th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bellevue School District
Sunset Elementary
4229 West Lake Samm Parkway SE
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Interlake Senior High School
16245 NE 24th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bellevue School District
Eton School
2701 Bel Red Rd
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jewish Day School
15749 NE 4th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
French Immersion School of Washington
4211 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
16231 NE 6th St
Bellevue, WA 98008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes