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ZIP Code 98119

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Queen Anne|Queen Anne
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (8:04pm)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.64, -122.37
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98119. 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 98119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98119, 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:
Interbay

Stats and Demographics for the 98119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98119 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 98119 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. 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 98119 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,039
Population Density 8,638 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,592
Median Home Value $608,300
Land Area 2.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,682
Median Household Income $68,383

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4123132525031,1001,3491,1229478426656465895033091721258695
Female4463672048591,4621,4551,157866735619570605557339215146157250
Total8586804561,3622,5622,8042,2791,8131,5771,2841,2161,1941,060648387271243345

Gender

 Male 10,030 48%
 Female 11,009 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,853 84.9%
 Black Or African American 483 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 0.6%
 Asian 1,290 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 35 0.2%
 Other Race 269 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 973 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner296001,0059311,026532239127
Renter8162,4781,165705503232154140
Total8453,0782,1701,6361,529764393267

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,939 28%
 Single Guardian 593 6%
 Singles 5,312 50%
 Singles With Roommate 1,838 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,228 86%
 Households with Kids 1,454 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9377766668606859585650594245424456111250250
Female100101847483757365714143383943524154240472390
Total19317816014015113514112412997939781889485110351722640

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98119 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes, universities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 98119 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98119 real estate data, the median home value of $608,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98119. Rentals in 98119 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,066 90.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,364 6.5%
 Military Quarters 362 1.7%
 Other Noninstitutional 183 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,500 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 989 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,193 53%
 Households Vacant 910 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 352 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 33 4%
 For Sale Only 125 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 170 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 909 14%
 1 Bedroom 3,073 47%
 2 Bedroom 1,868 29%
 3+ Bedroom 657 10%
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 $68,383 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98119 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 98119 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 98119 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98119 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,544 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,656 33%
 No Earnings 3,825 19%
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 9,544 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,656 33%
 No Earnings 3,825 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,162 58.0%
 Public transportation 2,349 16.7%
 Taxicab 23 0.2%
 Motorcycle 90 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,228 15.8%
 Worked at Home 1,215 8.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98119 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 260 4%
 High School Graduate 1,668 23%
 Associate's degree 392 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,733 37%
 Master's degree 1,442 20%
 Professional school degree 660 9%
 Doctorate degree 207 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 981 51.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 792 41.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98119

ZIP Code 98119 is in the Seattle School District #1. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98119.

Residential Consortium
2142 10 Av West
Seattle, WA 98119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Seattle School District #1
Frantz Coe Elementary School
2424 7 Av West
Seattle, WA 98119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Mcclure Middle School
1915 1 Av West
Seattle, WA 98119
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
St Anne School
101 W Lee St
Seattle, WA 98119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alcuin School
216 W Boston St
Seattle, WA 98119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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