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ZIP Code 98059

Primary City:Renton, WA (View All Cities)
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (5:10pm)
Area code: 425 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.50, -122.11
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98059. 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 98059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98059, 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:
Renton, WA
Acceptable:
Newcastle

Stats and Demographics for the 98059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98059 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98059 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98059 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,463
Population Density 1,725 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,004
Median Home Value $363,500
Land Area 19.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,404
Median Household Income $91,465

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2951,2871,1741,1078601,0871,2481,4081,4911,4521,3301,087857584420251137112
Female1,3621,2041,1369967741,0661,2691,4921,4781,4311,3181,083932668432254186195
Total2,6572,4912,3102,1031,6342,1532,5172,9002,9692,8832,6482,1701,7891,252852505323307

Gender

 Male 17,187 50%
 Female 17,276 50%
Gender

Race

 White 23,054 66.9%
 Black Or African American 1,106 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.6%
 Asian 6,906 20.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 152 0.4%
 Other Race 1,401 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,645 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner471,1412,3412,5481,8981,115466128
Renter2387726485303031176052
Total2851,9132,9893,0782,2011,232526180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,541 61%
 Single Guardian 1,722 14%
 Singles 2,360 19%
 Singles With Roommate 781 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,510 61%
 Households with Kids 4,894 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male281266285242284228258248269258212243237224237248236215171186
Female281276260260284248234194244223234238219222233200223186154155
Total562542545502568476492442513481446481456446470448459401325341

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98059 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98059 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 98059 real estate data, the median home value of $363,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98059 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98059 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 98059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,332 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 126 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,739 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,945 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,720 21%
 Households Vacant 600 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 176 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 211 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 80 3%
 1 Bedroom 709 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,120 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,016 35%
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 $91,465 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98059 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 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 98059. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 13,876 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,796 24%
 No Earnings 7,572 27%
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 13,876 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,796 24%
 No Earnings 7,572 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,355 88%
 Public transportation 929 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 387 2%
 Worked at Home 986 5%
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 792 6%
 High School Graduate 5,230 42%
 Associate's degree 930 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,519 29%
 Master's degree 1,257 10%
 Professional school degree 272 2%
 Doctorate degree 314 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,514 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,426 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 920 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98059

ZIP Code 98059 is in the Issaquah School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98059.

Apollo Elementary
15025 SE 117th St
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Briarwood Elementary
17020 SE 134th St
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Maple Hills Elementary
15644 204th Ave SE
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Maywood Middle School
14490 168th Ave SE
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Newcastle Elementary School
8440 136th Ave SE
Newcastle, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Issaquah Head Start
15025 SE 117th St
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Issaquah School District
Maplewood Heights Elementary School
130 Jericho Ave
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Renton School District
Sierra Heights Elementary School
9901 132nd Ave SE
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Renton School District
Liberty Sr High School
16655 SE 136th St
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Issaquah School District
Hazen Senior High School
1101 Hoquiam Ave NE
Renton, WA 98059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Renton School District

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