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ZIP Code 98241

Primary City:Darrington, WA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (1:55am)
Coordinates:48.3, -121.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98241. 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 98241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98241, 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:
Darrington, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98241 is located in north Washington and covers a large 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 98241 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98241 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,129
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,024
Median Home Value $185,300
Land Area 409.34 sq mi
Water Area 2.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 876
Median Household Income $39,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male456384896047438491107818578532937229
Female625674654654506576797480635147382220
Total1071191581541061019314916718615516514110476754429

Gender

 Male 1,107 52%
 Female 1,022 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,892 88.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 5.4%
 Asian 10 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 102 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner946125143147897213
Renter143747563024186
Total23831721991771139019

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 401 46%
 Single Guardian 161 18%
 Singles 255 29%
 Singles With Roommate 59 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 614 70%
 Households with Kids 262 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male107128121661415131623151719152715137
Female15712131315815521109231113121812109
Total2514242125311429203426323828322745272316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98241 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98241 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 98241 real estate data, the median home value of $185,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98241 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98241 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,123 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 426 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 218 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 232 23%
 Households Vacant 148 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 20 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 53%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 91 32%
 2 Bedroom 85 30%
 3+ Bedroom 107 38%
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 $39,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98241 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 98241 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. However, that is not the case in 98241. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 448 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 30%
 No Earnings 779 45%
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 448 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 30%
 No Earnings 779 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 673 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 6%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
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 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 125 16%
 High School Graduate 514 64%
 Associate's degree 61 8%
 Bachelor's degree 32 4%
 Master's degree 50 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 19 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 486 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98241

ZIP Code 98241 is in the Darrington School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98241.

Darrington Elementary School
1075 Fir St
Darrington, WA 98241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Darrington School District
Darrington Sr High School
1085 Fir St
Darrington, WA 98241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Darrington School District
Darrington Middle School
1085 Fir St
Darrington, WA 98241
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Darrington School District

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