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ZIP Code 98177

Primary City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Seattle
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (6:13am)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.74, -122.37
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98177

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98177. 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 98177. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98177, 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:
Shoreline
Unacceptable:
Bitter Lake, Richmond Beach, The Highlands

Stats and Demographics for the 98177 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98177 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98177 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98177 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,030
Population Density 3,341 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,078
Median Home Value $478,600
Land Area 5.70 sq mi
Water Area 1.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,713
Median Household Income $95,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male415527595620368346403492622723824918722496336238231224
Female411510553567327342388583698841930976806548350340336424
Total8261,0371,1481,1876956887911,0751,3201,5641,7541,8941,5281,044686578567648

Gender

 Male 9,100 48%
 Female 9,930 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,155 84.9%
 Black Or African American 375 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.5%
 Asian 1,526 8.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 144 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 715 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner132719281,5311,722929634335
Renter602732732712101129061
Total735441,2011,8021,9321,041724396

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,468 58%
 Single Guardian 884 11%
 Singles 1,814 24%
 Singles With Roommate 547 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,492 71%
 Households with Kids 2,221 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male78779882104114971021101021241071121501281341511386964
Female7988918183105108116989312513295108125921651206563
Total157165189163187219205218208195249239207258253226316258134127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98177 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 98177 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 98177 real estate data, the median home value of $478,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98177. Rentals in 98177 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98177 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,749 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 133 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 148 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,517 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,846 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,350 17%
 Households Vacant 365 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 108 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 293 23%
 2 Bedroom 547 42%
 3+ Bedroom 462 35%
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 $95,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98177 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 98177 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 98177. 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 5,796 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,181 27%
 No Earnings 5,660 36%
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 5,796 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,181 27%
 No Earnings 5,660 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,252 82.8%
 Public transportation 668 7.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 51 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 131 1.5%
 Worked at Home 652 7.4%
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 282 4%
 High School Graduate 1,796 28%
 Associate's degree 224 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,318 36%
 Master's degree 909 14%
 Professional school degree 595 9%
 Doctorate degree 318 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,045 62.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,122 34.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 134 4.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98177

ZIP Code 98177 is in the Seattle School District #1. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98177.

Viewlands Elementary School
10525 3 Av NW
Seattle, WA 98177
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seattle School District #1
Melvin G Syre Elementary
19545 12th Ave N.w.
Shoreline, WA 98177
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoreline School District
Albert Einstein Middle School
19343 3rd Ave N.w.
Shoreline, WA 98177
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Shoreline School District
Horizon School
1512 NW 195th St
Shoreline, WA 98177
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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