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ZIP Code 98277

Primary City:Oak Harbor, WA (View All Cities)
County: Island County
Timezone: Pacific (2:36am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -122.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98277

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98277. 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 98277. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98277, 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:
Oak Harbor, WA
Unacceptable:
Ault Field

Stats and Demographics for the 98277 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98277 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 98277 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98277 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,823
Population Density 670 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,752
Median Home Value $243,400
Land Area 56.42 sq mi
Water Area 14.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,071
Median Household Income $53,556

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5651,4011,2211,1571,6551,9061,3631,2271,0611,1591,047962917658573411240254
Female1,6131,1961,1321,1571,5471,6381,3321,1491,0861,2201,1721,0841,012827645497331408
Total3,1782,5972,3532,3143,2023,5442,6952,3762,1472,3792,2192,0461,9291,4851,218908571662

Gender

 Male 18,777 50%
 Female 19,046 50%
Gender

Race

 White 29,714 78.6%
 Black Or African American 1,385 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 362 1.0%
 Asian 2,823 7.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 296 0.8%
 Other Race 817 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 2,426 6.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1181,0491,3631,8961,8781,411811306
Renter1,2282,2621,177664390211133174
Total1,3463,3112,5402,5602,2681,622944480

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,394 56%
 Single Guardian 1,987 13%
 Singles 3,737 25%
 Singles With Roommate 953 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,928 66%
 Households with Kids 5,143 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male351339282275323286233280279249240266220246234221236245221250
Female324338315303255240243230228239240232211210246235244206226266
Total675677597578578526476510507488480498431456480456480451447516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98277 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98277 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 98277 real estate data, the median home value of $243,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98277 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98277 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98277 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,700 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 8 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 77 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,336 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,496 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,239 37%
 Households Vacant 1,681 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 619 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 72 4%
 For Sale Only 269 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 330 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 352 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 99 2%
 1 Bedroom 980 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,365 37%
 3+ Bedroom 3,029 47%
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 $53,556 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98277 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 98277 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,329 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,018 24%
 No Earnings 9,684 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 12,329 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,018 24%
 No Earnings 9,684 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,629 91.1%
 Public transportation 271 1.6%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 130 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 470 2.7%
 Worked at Home 641 3.7%
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 517 4.3%
 High School Graduate 7,168 60.0%
 Associate's degree 1,394 11.7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,005 16.8%
 Master's degree 690 5.8%
 Professional school degree 152 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,884 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 539 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 700 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98277

ZIP Code 98277 is in the Oak Harbor School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98277.

Homeconnection
350 South Oak Harbor St
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oak Harbor School District
Toddler Learning Center
950 SE Regatta Dr 101
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coupeville School District
Broadview Elementary
473 SW Fairhaven Dr
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Crescent Harbor Elementary
330 East Crescent Harbor Rd
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
North Whidbey Middle School
67 NE Izett St
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Oak Harbor Elementary
151 SE Midway Blvd
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Oak Harbor Middle School
150 SW Sixth Ave
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Olympic View Elementary
380 NE Regatta Dr
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Special Education
350 South Oak Harbor St
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Hillcrest Elementary
1500 NW 2nd Ave
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Oak Harbor High School
950 NW 2nd Ave
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oak Harbor School District
Oak Harbor Christian School
675 E Whidbey Ave
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Whidbey Christian School
31830 Sr 20
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bible Baptist Church School
1701 Harns Rd
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Der Kinderhuis Montessori
900 SE Dock St
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
North Whidbey Christian High School
675 E Whidbey Ave
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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