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ZIP Code 98155

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: King
Timezone: Pacific (10:58pm)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.76, -122.31
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98155

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98155. 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 98155. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98155, 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
Acceptable:
Lake Forest Park, Lk Forest Pk, Shoreline
Unacceptable:
Forest Park, Lk Forest Park, North City

Stats and Demographics for the 98155 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98155 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 98155 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 a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98155 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,778
Population Density 4,330 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,905
Median Home Value $340,900
Land Area 7.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,231
Median Household Income $72,281

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9119119401,0519131,0641,0931,1241,2911,2621,4001,3761,036621400303256254
Female8108058969438031,0331,0941,1591,1991,3461,4561,4651,055697505455356495
Total1,7211,7161,8361,9941,7162,0972,1872,2832,4902,6082,8562,8412,0911,318905758612749

Gender

 Male 16,206 49%
 Female 16,572 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,414 74.5%
 Black Or African American 1,450 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 260 0.8%
 Asian 4,243 12.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 91 0.3%
 Other Race 582 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,738 5.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner477921,6492,2492,3541,086704299
Renter2801,018836756582248179152
Total3271,8102,4853,0052,9361,334883451

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,465 49%
 Single Guardian 1,900 14%
 Singles 3,654 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,212 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,339 71%
 Households with Kids 3,892 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male175183199188193195177169177190199188164199218236220202175172
Female164167169144141155162175172155186183169203170212210188163156
Total339350368332334350339344349345385371333402388448430390338328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98155 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98155 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 98155 real estate data, the median home value of $340,900 is 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 98155. Rentals in 98155 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98155 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,093 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 229 0.7%
 Other Institutional 5 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 451 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,007 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,173 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,051 29%
 Households Vacant 674 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 247 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 142 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 190 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 129 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,144 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,702 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,117 27%
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 $72,281 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98155 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. Residents in ZIP code 98155 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 98155. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,906 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,156 27%
 No Earnings 7,793 29%
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 11,906 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,156 27%
 No Earnings 7,793 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,736 82.7%
 Public transportation 1,453 8.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 533 3.2%
 Worked at Home 876 5.3%
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 1,010 9%
 High School Graduate 4,634 40%
 Associate's degree 1,120 10%
 Bachelor's degree 3,012 26%
 Master's degree 1,026 9%
 Professional school degree 300 3%
 Doctorate degree 440 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,634 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 744 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 479 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98155

ZIP Code 98155 is in the Shoreline School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98155.

Handicapped Contractual Services
18560 1st Ave N.e.
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Shoreline School District
Home Education Exchange
816 NE 190th
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Shoreline School District
Fircrest Residential Habilitation
15230 15th N.e.
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Shoreline School District
Briarcrest Elementary
2715 N.e. 158th St
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoreline School District
Brookside Elementary
17447 37th Ave N.e.
Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoreline School District
Lake Forest Park Elementary
18500 37th Ave N.e.
Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoreline School District
Ridgecrest Elementary
16516 10th Ave N.e.
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoreline School District
Kellogg Middle School
16045 25th Ave N.e.
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Shoreline School District
Shorecrest High School
15343 25th Ave N.e.
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shoreline School District
St Mark School
18033 15th Pl NE
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shoreline Christian School
2400 NE 147th St
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lake Forest Park Montessori
19935 19th Ave NE
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Living Wisdom School of Seattle
2800 NE 200th St
Shoreline, WA 98155
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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