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ZIP Code 98037

Primary City:Lynnwood, WA (View All Cities)
County: Snohomish County
Timezone: Pacific (6:41am)
Area code: 425 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.84, -122.28
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98037. 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 98037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98037, 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:
Lynnwood, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98037 is located in west 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 98037 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 less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98037 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,889
Population Density 4,664 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,647
Median Home Value $305,400
Land Area 5.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,112
Median Household Income $59,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8768628649301,0231,0298989219341,021958816662449334251164156
Female8258028098579261,0429219161,0471,014998977746513401350267330
Total1,7011,6641,6731,7871,9492,0711,8191,8371,9812,0351,9561,7931,408962735601431486

Gender

 Male 13,148 49%
 Female 13,741 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,343 64.5%
 Black Or African American 1,262 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 270 1.0%
 Asian 5,319 19.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 139 0.5%
 Other Race 1,156 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,400 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner505751,1111,5071,342780444137
Renter4111,102879748488230180128
Total4611,6771,9902,2551,8301,010624265

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,840 48%
 Single Guardian 1,795 18%
 Singles 2,631 26%
 Singles With Roommate 846 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,727 67%
 Households with Kids 3,385 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165187164198181166164189162178152175186173161191179192207187
Female152186174154157191140150164175148152154180160180167182168192
Total317373338352338357304339326353300327340353321371346374375379

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98037 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 98037 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 98037 real estate data, the median home value of $305,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98037 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98037 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,558 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 187 0.7%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 142 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,642 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,304 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,166 39%
 Households Vacant 535 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 263 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 106 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,031 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,015 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,240 29%
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 $59,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98037 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 98037 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. Most commuters in 98037 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,497 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,029 27%
 No Earnings 6,606 30%
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 9,497 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,029 27%
 No Earnings 6,606 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,168 81.6%
 Public transportation 1,465 10.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 446 3.3%
 Worked at Home 591 4.3%
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 932 10%
 High School Graduate 4,389 49%
 Associate's degree 779 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,193 25%
 Master's degree 401 4%
 Professional school degree 126 1%
 Doctorate degree 128 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,847 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 702 13.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 628 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98037

ZIP Code 98037 is in the Edmonds School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98037.

Beverly Elementary
5221 168th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Lynnwood Intermediate
18638 44th Ave West
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Meadowdale Elementary
6505 168th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Oak Heights Elementary
15500 18th Ave West
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Spruce Elementary
17405 42nd Ave West
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Martha Lake Elementary
17500 Larch Way
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edmonds School District
Eceap
1625 Madison Way
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mukilteo School District
Meadowdale Middle School
6500 168th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Edmonds School District
Meadowdale High School
6002 168th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edmonds School District
St Thomas More Parish School
6511 176th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cedar Park Christian School-Lynnwood Campus
17931 64th Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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