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ZIP Code 98087

Primary City:Lynnwood, WA (View All Cities)
County: Snohomish County
Timezone: Pacific (12:09pm)
Area code: 425 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.87, -122.26
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98087. 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 98087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98087, 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 98087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98087 is located in northwest 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 98087 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98087 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,976
Population Density 5,384 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,255
Median Home Value $273,800
Land Area 5.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,546
Median Household Income $63,639

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3189498438901,2261,6661,4561,2831,1631,0579257836263582071248888
Female1,1309178518341,2191,5821,3771,1591,0249781,033896689433268200159177
Total2,4481,8661,6941,7242,4453,2482,8332,4422,1872,0351,9581,6791,315791475324247265

Gender

 Male 15,050 50%
 Female 14,926 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,701 62.4%
 Black Or African American 1,670 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 247 0.8%
 Asian 6,070 20.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 226 0.8%
 Other Race 1,356 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,706 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1221,1271,4671,4621,20055021562
Renter6871,7101,07889156419911696
Total8092,8372,5452,3531,764749331158

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,327 46%
 Single Guardian 2,016 17%
 Singles 2,889 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,314 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,626 66%
 Households with Kids 3,920 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male282258262238202198179193177175154177165172170169163181207214
Female231262221198200180198179160204150155186156143161163187180206
Total513520483436402378377372337379304332351328313330326368387420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98087 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98087 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 98087 real estate data, the median home value of $273,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98087 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,846 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 5 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 122 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,313 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 892 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,341 44%
 Households Vacant 709 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 318 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Sale Only 177 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 137 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,268 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,516 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,564 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 $63,639 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98087 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 98087 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 98087 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 11,466 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 26%
 No Earnings 6,424 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 11,466 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 26%
 No Earnings 6,424 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,078 83.4%
 Public transportation 1,753 11.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 297 1.9%
 Worked at Home 538 3.4%
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 838 8.4%
 High School Graduate 5,146 51.7%
 Associate's degree 1,015 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,175 21.8%
 Master's degree 680 6.8%
 Professional school degree 75 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,280 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 530 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,146 19.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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