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ZIP Code 98244

Primary City:Deming, WA (View All Cities)
County: Whatcom County
Timezone: Pacific (8:19am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.8, -121.5
ZIP (~56 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98244

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98244. 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 98244. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98244, 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:
Deming, WA
Unacceptable:
Glacier, Kendall, Nooksack Indian Reservation, Welcome

Stats and Demographics for the 98244 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98244 is located in north Washington and covers an extremely 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 98244 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98244 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,001
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,145
Median Home Value $266,100
Land Area 488.03 sq mi
Water Area 4.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,228
Median Household Income $35,895

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9898104111668698128103115124130118925729207
Female76968783706796119841051061551066840232511
Total17419419119413615319424718722023028522416097524518

Gender

 Male 1,584 53%
 Female 1,417 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,551 85.0%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 215 7.2%
 Asian 23 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.2%
 Other Race 35 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 162 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12811671932471475410
Renter28806864461993
Total401612352572931666313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 629 51%
 Single Guardian 165 13%
 Singles 334 27%
 Singles With Roommate 100 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 882 72%
 Households with Kids 346 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male252018101817241722132910252722202620238
Female1711181922171918201714172118231415161515
Total4231362940344335423043274645453441363823

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98244 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 98244 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 98244 real estate data, the median home value of $266,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98244. Rentals in 98244 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98244 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,001 100%
 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 601 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 310 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 317 15%
 Households Vacant 917 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 2.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 27 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 797 86.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 6.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 75 23%
 2 Bedroom 119 36%
 3+ Bedroom 128 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 $35,895 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98244 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 98244 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 731 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 682 29%
 No Earnings 910 39%
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 731 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 682 29%
 No Earnings 910 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,076 89%
 Public transportation 16 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1%
 Worked at Home 96 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98244 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 27 3%
 High School Graduate 641 62%
 Associate's degree 54 5%
 Bachelor's degree 192 19%
 Master's degree 104 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 214 60%
 Enrolled in Private School 104 29%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98244

ZIP Code 98244 is in the Mount Baker School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98244.

Educational Resource Center
4888 Deming Rd
Deming, WA 98244
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Baker School District
Mount Baker Senior High School
4936 Deming Rd
Deming, WA 98244
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Baker School District
Mount Baker Junior High School
5100 Mitchell Rd
Deming, WA 98244
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mount Baker School District

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