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ZIP Code 98134

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Industrial District
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (2:25pm)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.57, -122.34
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98134

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98134. 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 98134. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98134, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 98134 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98134 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98134 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 extremely 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 98134 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 644
Population Density 191 people per sq mi
Housing Units 236
Median Home Value $234,400
Land Area 3.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 205
Median Household Income $43,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5621033453533605961422852221
Female3323163621221711209161033126
Total894134981565577708151441555147

Gender

 Male 431 67%
 Female 213 33%
Gender

Race

 White 357 55.4%
 Black Or African American 100 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 5.3%
 Asian 103 16.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.6%
 Other Race 18 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 28 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner05910178135
Renter943332815820
Total94842383216155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 18 9%
 Single Guardian 25 12%
 Singles 125 61%
 Singles With Roommate 37 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 184 90%
 Households with Kids 21 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11021310102000122323
Female10001010101010010202
Total21022320203010132525

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98134 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 98134 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 98134 real estate data, the median home value of $234,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98134 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98134 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98134 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 313 49%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 331 51%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 42 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 25 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 58%
 Households Vacant 31 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 17%
 1 Bedroom 61 46%
 2 Bedroom 44 33%
 3+ Bedroom 5 4%
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 $43,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98134 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 98134 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. A higher percentage of people in 98134 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 98134 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 183 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 30%
 No Earnings 387 48%
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 183 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 30%
 No Earnings 387 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 99 36%
 Public transportation 96 35%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 9%
 Worked at Home 53 19%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 111 24%
 High School Graduate 184 40%
 Associate's degree 24 5%
 Bachelor's degree 37 8%
 Master's degree 71 16%
 Professional school degree 18 4%
 Doctorate degree 10 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98134

ZIP Code 98134 is in the Seattle School District #1. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98134.

Interagency Programs
2445 3rd Ave South
Seattle, WA 98134
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Seattle School District #1
Head Start
2445 3rd Ave South
Seattle, WA 98134
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Birth to 3 Contracts
2445 3rd Av South
Seattle, WA 98134
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Puget Sound Community School
660 S Dearborn St
Seattle, WA 98134
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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