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ZIP Code 98221

Primary City:Anacortes, WA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (9:40am)
Coordinates:48.5, -122.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98221

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98221. 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 98221. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98221, 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:
Anacortes, WA
Unacceptable:
Decatur Island, Guemes, Guemes Island, Similk Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 98221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98221 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98221 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98221 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,429
Population Density 385 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,005
Median Home Value $343,600
Land Area 53.09 sq mi
Water Area 13.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,097
Median Household Income $60,369

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male523513544528412533487519544640754795874724533425320255
Female485482531505423499471518534729874948939774553438365438
Total1,0089951,0751,0338351,0329581,0371,0781,3691,6281,7431,8131,4981,086863685693

Gender

 Male 9,923 49%
 Female 10,506 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,804 92.0%
 Black Or African American 125 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 1.0%
 Asian 376 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 278 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 622 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner293016351,1481,5871,363892327
Renter192609494518421224173184
Total2219101,1291,6662,0081,5871,065511

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,874 54%
 Single Guardian 1,030 11%
 Singles 2,604 29%
 Singles With Roommate 589 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,023 77%
 Households with Kids 2,074 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1029911911510010010412188941031101191181101241201037182
Female9298941058210111192969410911511499106122111976973
Total194197213220182201215213184188212225233217216246231200140155

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98221 has a slightly higher than average 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 98221 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98221 real estate data, the median home value of $343,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98221 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98221 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,323 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 26 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 9 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 69 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,988 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,294 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,815 26%
 Households Vacant 1,908 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 183 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Sale Only 213 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,274 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 166 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 85 3%
 1 Bedroom 611 22%
 2 Bedroom 988 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,067 39%
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 $60,369 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98221 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. 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 98221 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 5,490 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,398 26%
 No Earnings 7,292 42%
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 5,490 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,398 26%
 No Earnings 7,292 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,072 83.3%
 Public transportation 102 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 608 7.2%
 Worked at Home 683 8.0%
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 483 6%
 High School Graduate 3,456 46%
 Associate's degree 539 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,825 24%
 Master's degree 769 10%
 Professional school degree 298 4%
 Doctorate degree 175 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,568 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 244 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98221

ZIP Code 98221 is in the Federal Way School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98221.

Secret Harbor
1809 Commericial Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Federal Way School District
Fidalgo Elementary
13590 Gibralter Rd
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anacortes School District
Island View Elementary
2501 J Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anacortes School District
Mount Erie Elementary
1313 41st St
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anacortes School District
Whitney Elementary
1200 M Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anacortes School District
Decatur Elementary
Decatur Island
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lopez School District
Anacortes Middle School
2202 M Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Anacortes School District
Anacortes High School
1600 20th St
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anacortes School District
Cap Sante High School
1600 20th St
Anacortes, WA 98221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anacortes School District

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