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ZIP Code 98115

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bryant
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (12:26pm)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.68, -122.29
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98115

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98115. 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 98115. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98115, 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:
Seattle Naval Support Activi, Wedgwood

Stats and Demographics for the 98115 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98115 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 98115 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 an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98115 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,206
Population Density 7,018 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,623
Median Home Value $492,700
Land Area 6.58 sq mi
Water Area 2.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,456
Median Household Income $84,159

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
Male1,4761,2501,0598551,5442,2022,0482,0261,8681,6121,5351,5521,295738394365293316
Female1,5081,2831,0168851,6002,2292,0572,0391,8221,5831,6741,6611,418850539490509615
Total2,9842,5332,0751,7403,1444,4314,1054,0653,6903,1953,2093,2132,7131,588933855802931

Gender

 Male 22,428 49%
 Female 23,778 51%
Gender

Race

 White 37,773 81.7%
 Black Or African American 938 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 213 0.5%
 Asian 4,425 9.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 65 0.1%
 Other Race 520 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,272 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner721,3832,9872,9042,9571,350995537
Renter9392,8061,254896698284209185
Total1,0114,1894,2413,8003,6551,6341,204722

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,043 44%
 Single Guardian 1,802 9%
 Singles 6,699 33%
 Singles With Roommate 2,912 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,219 74%
 Households with Kids 5,237 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male298282294299271282249238210228205216195215210178184159124185
Female304324295270272283256244228228195202184207169198214164140191
Total602606589569543565505482438456400418379422379376398323264376

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98115 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98115 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 98115 real estate data, the median home value of $492,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98115 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98115 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98115 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,776 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 63 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 19 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 336 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,646 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,539 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,271 34%
 Households Vacant 1,167 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 430 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Sale Only 206 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 71 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 277 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 625 8%
 1 Bedroom 2,307 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,956 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,693 22%
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 $84,159 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98115 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 98115 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 98115 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 18,588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,272 31%
 No Earnings 8,477 22%
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 18,588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,272 31%
 No Earnings 8,477 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,963 62.6%
 Public transportation 5,228 19.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 163 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,672 9.9%
 Worked at Home 2,088 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, 98115 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 223 1%
 High School Graduate 3,909 22%
 Associate's degree 921 5%
 Bachelor's degree 6,579 37%
 Master's degree 3,131 18%
 Professional school degree 1,242 7%
 Doctorate degree 1,619 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,310 61.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,366 33.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 377 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98115

ZIP Code 98115 is in the Seattle School District #1. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98115.

Bryant Elementary School
3311 NE 60 St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Eckstein Middle School
3003 NE 75 St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Olympic View Elementary School
504 NE 95 St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Sacajawea Elementary School
9501 20 Av NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Thornton Creek Elementary School
7711 43 Av NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
View Ridge Elementary School
7047 50 Av NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Wedgwood Elementary School
2720 NE 85 St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Sand Point Elementary
6208 60 Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Roosevelt High School
1410 NE 66 St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Seattle School District #1
Our Lady of the Lake School
3520 NE 89th St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Catherine School
8524 8th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Assumption-St Bridget School
6220 32nd Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Concordia Lutheran School
7040 36th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
University Prep
8000 25th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Billings Middle School
7217 Woodlawn Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Brightmont Academy - Seattle Campus
9750 3rd Ave NE Ste 102
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Dartmoor School
9618 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Menachem Mendel Seattle Cheder Day School
6208 60th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Seattle Area German American School
520 NE Ravenna Blvd
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fairview Christian School
844 NE 78th St
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Perkins School
9005 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northwest Montessori School - Wedgewood
7400 25th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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