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ZIP Code 98257

Primary City:La Conner, WA (View All Cities)
County: Skagit County
Timezone: Pacific (10:30am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.41, -122.53
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98257

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98257. 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 98257. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98257, 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:
La Conner, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98257 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98257 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 98257 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98257 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,134
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,227
Median Home Value $304,300
Land Area 18.33 sq mi
Water Area 2.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,873
Median Household Income $51,799

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8910710289557875901021181321731821781491028563
Female96981019577749295113119147197213217145988999
Total185205203184132152167185215237279370395395294200174162

Gender

 Male 1,969 48%
 Female 2,165 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,207 77.6%
 Black Or African American 13 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 726 17.6%
 Asian 33 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 49 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 103 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner54611718435437122485
Renter2072829583434448
Total25118199279437414268133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 981 52%
 Single Guardian 246 13%
 Singles 542 29%
 Singles With Roommate 104 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,506 80%
 Households with Kids 367 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1622191226202120202224161426171923161411
Female1022211620162418201422222221181724211515
Total2644402846364538403646383647353647372926

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98257 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98257 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 98257 real estate data, the median home value of $304,300 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 98257. Rentals in 98257 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98257 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,134 100%
 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 806 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 580 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 487 22%
 Households Vacant 354 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 10.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 44 12.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 196 55.4%
 For Migrant Workers 25 7.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 11.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 2%
 1 Bedroom 120 22%
 2 Bedroom 166 31%
 3+ Bedroom 239 45%
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 $51,799 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98257 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98257 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 974 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 905 26%
 No Earnings 1,602 46%
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 974 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 905 26%
 No Earnings 1,602 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,418 90.4%
 Public transportation 9 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 3.1%
 Worked at Home 93 5.9%
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 106 7%
 High School Graduate 762 51%
 Associate's degree 88 6%
 Bachelor's degree 321 22%
 Master's degree 131 9%
 Professional school degree 44 3%
 Doctorate degree 28 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 611 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 1.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98257

ZIP Code 98257 is in the La Conner School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98257.

La Conner Elementary
305 Notrth Sixth St
La Conner, WA 98257
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Conner School District
La Conner Middle School
512 North 6th St
La Conner, WA 98257
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Conner School District
La Conner High School
307 North 6th. St
La Conner, WA 98257
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Conner School District

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