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ZIP Code 98232

Primary City:Bow, WA (View All Cities)
County: Skagit County
Timezone: Pacific (11:58am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.6, -122.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98232

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98232. 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 98232. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98232, 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:
Bow, WA
Unacceptable:
Allen, Edison, Samish Island

Stats and Demographics for the 98232 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98232 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 98232 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98232 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,920
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,792
Median Home Value $378,000
Land Area 53.53 sq mi
Water Area 1.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,564
Median Household Income $75,359

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8512013611082979412011115417622320913773463234
Female839512012560727110211713817922719411067483340
Total168215256235142169165222228292355450403247140946574

Gender

 Male 2,039 52%
 Female 1,881 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,591 91.6%
 Black Or African American 12 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 1.0%
 Asian 53 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.3%
 Other Race 85 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 128 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner36514228242622010141
Renter125774654413145
Total1512221634747023311546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 986 63%
 Single Guardian 134 9%
 Singles 340 22%
 Singles With Roommate 104 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,161 74%
 Households with Kids 403 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1618192220212522323029252428192422232217
Female2410191722151714272224252326213532221516
Total4028383942364236595253504754405954453733

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98232 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98232 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 98232 real estate data, the median home value of $378,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98232. Rentals in 98232 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98232 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,909 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 849 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 431 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 284 16%
 Households Vacant 228 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 3.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 12 5.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 169 74.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 14.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 113 38%
 2 Bedroom 41 14%
 3+ Bedroom 144 48%
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 $75,359 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98232 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 98232 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,159 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 947 30%
 No Earnings 1,086 34%
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 1,159 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 947 30%
 No Earnings 1,086 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,726 94.3%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 2.8%
 Worked at Home 46 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98232 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 38 3%
 High School Graduate 763 56%
 Associate's degree 138 10%
 Bachelor's degree 264 19%
 Master's degree 128 9%
 Professional school degree 15 1%
 Doctorate degree 24 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 533 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98232

ZIP Code 98232 is in the Burlington-Edison School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98232.

Allen Elementary
17145 Cook Rd
Bow, WA 98232
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington-Edison School District
Edison Elementary
5801 Main St
Edison, WA 98232
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington-Edison School District

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