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ZIP Code 98262

Primary City:Lummi Island, WA (View All Cities)
County: Whatcom County
Timezone: Pacific (4:14am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.7, -122.8
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98262

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98262. 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 98262. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98262, 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:
Lummi Island, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98262 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98262 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 98262 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 98262 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 964
Population Density 104 people per sq mi
Housing Units 964
Median Home Value $400,000
Land Area 9.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 479
Median Household Income $70,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1027191871413212330525767543115186
Female1017261713148292230566456501523257
Total2044453520282150456010812112310446384313

Gender

 Male 482 50%
 Female 482 50%
Gender

Race

 White 907 94.1%
 Black Or African American 6 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.9%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 6 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 28 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner052468131825511
Renter316251728770
Total3214985159896211

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 237 49%
 Single Guardian 38 8%
 Singles 159 33%
 Singles With Roommate 45 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 398 83%
 Households with Kids 81 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12308452829251365402
Female32223255267355332458
Total44521161071081651066978510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98262 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 98262 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 98262 real estate data, the median home value of $400,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 98262 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98262 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 964 100%
 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 212 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 103 11%
 Households Vacant 485 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 21 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 425 87.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 5.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 13%
 2 Bedroom 86 64%
 3+ Bedroom 30 22%
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 $70,625 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 98262 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 98262 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working 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 98262. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 345 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 33%
 No Earnings 325 33%
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 345 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 33%
 No Earnings 325 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 325 55%
 Public transportation 8 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 18 3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 13%
 Worked at Home 164 28%
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 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 68 14%
 High School Graduate 195 40%
 Associate's degree 45 9%
 Bachelor's degree 107 22%
 Master's degree 39 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 31 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 100 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98262

ZIP Code 98262 is in the Ferndale School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98262.

Beach Elementary
3786 Centerview Rd
Lummi Island, WA 98262
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ferndale School District

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