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ZIP Code 98030

Primary City:Kent, WA (View All Cities)
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (12:14pm)
Area code: 253 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.37, -122.20
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98030

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98030. 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 98030. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98030, 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:
Kent, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98030 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98030 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 98030 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98030 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,769
Population Density 4,741 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,739
Median Home Value $251,700
Land Area 7.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,900
Median Household Income $51,446

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4511,3701,3211,2431,3081,4011,3191,1531,2021,1921,211830645424246194151171
Female1,2751,1541,2361,2271,1811,4341,3041,1961,2051,1801,199896745460344270267364
Total2,7262,5242,5572,4702,4892,8352,6232,3492,4072,3722,4101,7261,390884590464418535

Gender

 Male 16,832 50%
 Female 16,937 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,464 54.7%
 Black Or African American 4,201 12.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 256 0.8%
 Asian 5,860 17.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 456 1.4%
 Other Race 2,167 6.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,365 7.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner607941,2181,6421,24557427499
Renter5111,6381,3001,137564286278280
Total5712,4322,5182,7791,809860552379

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,382 45%
 Single Guardian 2,612 22%
 Singles 3,055 26%
 Singles With Roommate 851 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,154 60%
 Households with Kids 4,746 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male299301290278273293288245271239268286259269246232264248253263
Female249284258247221258235215225268266213258231258258259219233237
Total548585548525494551523460496507534499517500504490523467486500

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98030 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 98030 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 98030 real estate data, the median home value of $251,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98030 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98030 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98030 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,424 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 130 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 43 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 172 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,039 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 867 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,994 47%
 Households Vacant 839 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 475 56.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1.0%
 For Sale Only 154 18.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 2.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 17.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 110 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,805 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,303 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,818 30%
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 $51,446 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98030 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. Residents in ZIP code 98030 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 98030. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,800 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,314 26%
 No Earnings 8,196 34%
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 9,800 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,314 26%
 No Earnings 8,196 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,879 86.8%
 Public transportation 857 6.3%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 251 1.8%
 Worked at Home 684 5.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,741 18.3%
 High School Graduate 4,607 48.5%
 Associate's degree 877 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,772 18.7%
 Master's degree 395 4.2%
 Professional school degree 66 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 43 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,016 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 555 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,427 17.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98030

ZIP Code 98030 is in the Federal Way School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98030.

Dynamic Family Services
10811 SE Kent Kanlgey Rd
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Federal Way School District
Children'S Therapy Center
10811 SE Kent Kanlgey Rd
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Federal Way School District
Pine Tree Elementary School
27825 118th Ave SE
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Scenic Hill Elementary School
26025 Woodland Way South
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
George T. Daniel Elementary School
11310 SE 248th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Meadow Ridge Elementary School
27710 108th Ave SE
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Martin Sortun Elementary School
12711 SE 248th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Millennium Elementary School
11919 SE 270th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Birth to Age 2
12033 SE 256th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent School District
Kent-Meridian High School
10020 SE 256th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kent School District
Regional Justice Center
12033 SE 256th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kent School District
Kent Phoenix Academy
11000 SE 264th St
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kent School District
Individualized Graduation & Degree Program
25668 104th Ave SE
Kent, WA 98030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kent School District

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