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ZIP Code 98266

Primary City:Maple Falls, WA (View All Cities)
County: Whatcom County
Timezone: Pacific (12:04pm)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.95, -122.08
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98266

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98266. 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 98266. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98266, 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:
Maple Falls, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98266 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98266 is located in north 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 98266 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98266 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,642
Population Density 152 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,655
Median Home Value $136,900
Land Area 23.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,310
Median Household Income $41,015

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male129142165163123118129111154139150129107613822134
Female109141146143971271181171261441261229768311986
Total23828331130622024524722828028327625120412969412110

Gender

 Male 1,897 52%
 Female 1,745 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,230 88.7%
 Black Or African American 25 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 2.3%
 Asian 28 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 146 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 126 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2113318125721898375
Renter38957480452170
Total59228255337263119445

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 648 49%
 Single Guardian 225 17%
 Singles 296 23%
 Singles With Roommate 141 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 848 65%
 Households with Kids 462 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2533242332173038252134373934303627383230
Female2021232532252528313222264026203427283428
Total4554474864425566565356637960507054666658

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98266 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98266 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 98266 real estate data, the median home value of $136,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98266 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98266 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 98266 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,642 100%
 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 708 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 242 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 360 22%
 Households Vacant 345 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 43 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 169 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 106 16%
 2 Bedroom 258 39%
 3+ Bedroom 297 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 $41,015 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98266 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. However, that is not the case in 98266. 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 982 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 997 30%
 No Earnings 1,387 41%
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 982 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 997 30%
 No Earnings 1,387 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,504 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 3%
 Worked at Home 74 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 342 23%
 High School Graduate 895 61%
 Associate's degree 62 4%
 Bachelor's degree 118 8%
 Master's degree 19 1%
 Professional school degree 23 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 762 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98266

ZIP Code 98266 is in the Mount Baker School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98266.

Kendall Elementary
7547 Kendall Rd
Maple Falls, WA 98266
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Baker School District

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