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ZIP Code 98220

Primary City:Acme, WA (View All Cities)
County: Whatcom County
Timezone: Pacific (7:56pm)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.69, -122.16
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98220. 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 98220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98220, 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:
Acme, WA
Unacceptable:
Saxon

Stats and Demographics for the 98220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98220 is located in north 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 98220 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98220 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 634
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 276
Median Home Value $235,600
Land Area 20.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 252
Median Household Income $43,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111615172515132018283928252214456
Female178133281523162125314024167557
Total28242849333036363953706849382191013

Gender

 Male 321 51%
 Female 313 49%
Gender

Race

 White 572 90.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 1.7%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 36 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11530505935119
Renter266158221
Total321366567371310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 148 59%
 Single Guardian 31 12%
 Singles 57 23%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 185 73%
 Households with Kids 67 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12052403735214741145
Female346342200341058661023
Total46686623769319151071168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98220 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98220 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 98220 real estate data, the median home value of $235,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 634 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 132 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 78 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 15%
 Households Vacant 24 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $43,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98220 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 98220 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 98220 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 155 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 23%
 No Earnings 300 51%
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 155 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 23%
 No Earnings 300 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 253 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 16 5%
 High School Graduate 208 71%
 Associate's degree 25 9%
 Bachelor's degree 44 15%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 84 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98220

ZIP Code 98220 is in the Mount Baker School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98220.

Mount Baker Academy
5200 Turkington Rd
Acme, WA 98220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mount Baker School District
Acme Elementary
5200 Turkington Rd
Acme, WA 98220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Baker School District

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