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ZIP Code 98203

Primary City:Everett, WA (View All Cities)
County: Snohomish County
Timezone: Pacific (7:48pm)
Area code: 425 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.94, -122.23
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98203. 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 98203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98203, 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:
Everett, WA
Unacceptable:
Lowell, Pinehurst

Stats and Demographics for the 98203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98203 is located in northwest 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 98203 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 a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98203 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,354
Population Density 3,209 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,245
Median Home Value $251,900
Land Area 10.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,425
Median Household Income $57,119

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
Male1,0991,0441,0911,1621,1431,3691,1851,1911,2361,3811,4411,098864598386285206191
Female1,1541,0461,0821,1551,0571,3171,1131,1851,2321,3571,3421,1411,011629444389316414
Total2,2532,0902,1732,3172,2002,6862,2982,3762,4682,7382,7832,2391,8751,227830674522605

Gender

 Male 16,970 49%
 Female 17,384 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,968 78.5%
 Black Or African American 1,086 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 429 1.2%
 Asian 2,489 7.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 178 0.5%
 Other Race 1,426 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,778 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner758571,4632,1581,806989593255
Renter4671,3491,1561,081658275141102
Total5422,2062,6193,2392,4641,264734357

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,196 46%
 Single Guardian 2,378 18%
 Singles 3,640 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,211 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,081 68%
 Households with Kids 4,344 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male235210226182233201204221185209207205251219223228263232216191
Female256258234191214222218195197211212238245176264221243220207187
Total491468460373447423422416382420419443496395487449506452423378

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98203 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 98203 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 98203 real estate data, the median home value of $251,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98203 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98203 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,028 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 144 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 182 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,505 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,691 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,229 37%
 Households Vacant 820 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 379 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 194 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 63 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,014 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,629 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,467 28%
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 $57,119 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98203 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. Residents in ZIP code 98203 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98203 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 11,540 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,977 28%
 No Earnings 8,907 31%
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 11,540 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,977 28%
 No Earnings 8,907 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,624 87.8%
 Public transportation 849 5.1%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 41 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 447 2.7%
 Worked at Home 684 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,356 11.9%
 High School Graduate 6,319 55.3%
 Associate's degree 1,193 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,708 14.9%
 Master's degree 629 5.5%
 Professional school degree 172 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 59 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,935 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 788 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 711 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98203

ZIP Code 98203 is in the Everett School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98203.

Other Schools
4730 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Everett School District
Special Services
4730 Colby Ave
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Everett School District
Evergreen Middle School
7621 Beverly Ln
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Everett School District
Lowell Elementary
5010 View Dr
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Everett School District
Madison Elementary
616 Pecks Dr
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Everett School District
View Ridge Elementary
202 Alder St
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Everett School District
Olympic View Middle School
2602 Mukilteo Speedway
Mukilteo, WA 98203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mukilteo School District
Cascade High School
801 East Casino Rd
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Everett School District
Goal Program
801 East Casino
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Everett School District
Forest Park Adventist Christian School
4120 Federal Ave
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Schools of Snohomish County
1804 Puget Dr
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northshore Christian Academy
5700 23rd Dr W
Everett, WA 98203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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