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ZIP Code 98250

Primary City:Friday Harbor, WA (View All Cities)
County: San Juan County
Timezone: Pacific (10:35am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.6, -123.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98250. 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 98250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98250, 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:
Friday Harbor, WA
Acceptable:
Roche Harbor
Unacceptable:
San Juan Island

Stats and Demographics for the 98250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98250 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 98250 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98250 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,664
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,556
Median Home Value $449,500
Land Area 62.15 sq mi
Water Area 45.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,565
Median Household Income $59,414

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1331681982111581491731731912832853844073132091338778
Female14715322020313916315518321728534844444128819612093136
Total280321418414297312328356408568633828848601405253180214

Gender

 Male 3,733 49%
 Female 3,931 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,030 91.7%
 Black Or African American 23 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.6%
 Asian 83 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 294 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1693237462764565246100
Renter70194185236210914947
Total86287422698974656295147

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,709 48%
 Single Guardian 407 11%
 Singles 1,173 33%
 Singles With Roommate 276 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,814 79%
 Households with Kids 751 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2036252826203443453736364247465541422730
Female2526274326353128334340454349394359412124
Total45625271525565717880768185968598100834854

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98250 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98250 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 98250 real estate data, the median home value of $449,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98250 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98250 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98250 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,512 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 77 1.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,564 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 919 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,082 19%
 Households Vacant 1,991 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 152 7.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 0.7%
 For Sale Only 94 4.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,562 78.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 7.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 4%
 1 Bedroom 302 28%
 2 Bedroom 453 42%
 3+ Bedroom 286 26%
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 $59,414 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98250 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 98250 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 98250 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 98250 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,137 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,361 34%
 No Earnings 2,406 35%
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 2,137 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,361 34%
 No Earnings 2,406 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,905 77.3%
 Public transportation 33 0.9%
 Taxicab 6 0.2%
 Motorcycle 15 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 432 11.5%
 Worked at Home 365 9.7%
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 176 6%
 High School Graduate 1,384 45%
 Associate's degree 144 5%
 Bachelor's degree 696 23%
 Master's degree 420 14%
 Professional school degree 82 3%
 Doctorate degree 140 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 841 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 236 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98250

ZIP Code 98250 is in the San Juan Island School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98250.

Griffin Bay School
265 Blair St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Juan Island School District
Friday Harbor Elementary School
95 Grover St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Juan Island School District
Stuart Island Elementary
Star Route
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Juan Island School District
Friday Harbor High School
45 Blair St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Juan Island School District
Friday Harbor Middle School
85 Blair St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: San Juan Island School District
Stillpoint School
775 Park St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Spring Street International School
505 Spring St
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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