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ZIP Code 98103

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Woodland Park|Green Lake
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (6:36am)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.67, -122.34
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98103

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98103. 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 98103. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98103, 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:
Seattle, WA
Unacceptable:
Greenwood, Wallingford

Stats and Demographics for the 98103 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98103 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98103 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98103 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,911
Population Density 9,905 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,128
Median Home Value $478,200
Land Area 4.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,724
Median Household Income $75,763

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2618295796331,7033,6432,9962,4871,9371,4791,3001,3881,062548273199147203
Female1,1678576285591,9993,8522,9012,2961,7251,3491,3311,4621,105539342278281573
Total2,4281,6861,2071,1923,7027,4955,8974,7833,6622,8282,6312,8502,1671,087615477428776

Gender

 Male 22,667 49%
 Female 23,244 51%
Gender

Race

 White 38,054 82.9%
 Black Or African American 1,123 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 264 0.6%
 Asian 3,470 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 71 0.2%
 Other Race 685 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,244 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner901,8742,8732,1532,366830444236
Renter1,3205,2962,2321,212954337208299
Total1,4107,1705,1053,3653,3201,167652535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,169 32%
 Single Guardian 1,797 8%
 Singles 9,028 40%
 Singles With Roommate 4,730 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18,811 83%
 Households with Kids 3,913 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male27025922522819818817712614013312811310897118132108149126141
Female25723219919619118517615714813913211512012211112612210694133
Total527491424424389373353283288272260228228219229258230255220274

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98103 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 98103 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98103 real estate data, the median home value of $478,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98103. Rentals in 98103 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98103 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,401 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 196 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 309 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,672 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,194 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,858 49%
 Households Vacant 1,404 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 597 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 64 5%
 For Sale Only 231 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 183 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 273 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 869 7%
 1 Bedroom 5,524 46%
 2 Bedroom 3,641 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,920 16%
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 $75,763 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98103 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. ZIP code 98103 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 98103 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 98103 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 21,348 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,038 32%
 No Earnings 6,656 16%
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 21,348 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,038 32%
 No Earnings 6,656 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,632 60.4%
 Public transportation 6,274 20.3%
 Taxicab 9 0.0%
 Motorcycle 199 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,381 11.0%
 Worked at Home 2,367 7.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98103 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 618 3%
 High School Graduate 3,747 21%
 Associate's degree 885 5%
 Bachelor's degree 7,692 43%
 Master's degree 3,082 17%
 Professional school degree 873 5%
 Doctorate degree 949 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,767 56.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,772 35.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 405 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98103

ZIP Code 98103 is in the Seattle School District #1. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98103.

Daniel Bagley Elementary School
7821 Stone Av North
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
B F Day Elementary School
3921 Linden Av North
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Green Lake Elementary School
2400 North 65 St
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Hamilton International Middle School
1610 North 41 St
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Special Education Home Instruction
1330 North 90 St
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Queen Anne Elementary
4400 Interlake Ave North
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
App at Lincoln
4400 Interlake Ave North
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Seattle Evening School
4400 Interlake Ave North
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Seattle School District #1
St Benedict School
4811 Wallingford Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John School
120 N 79th St
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bishop Blanchet High School
8200 Wallingford Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Meridian School
4649 Sunnyside Ave N Ste 242
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kapka Cooperative School
510 N 49th St
Seattle, WA 98103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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