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ZIP Code 98387

Primary City:Spanaway, WA (View All Cities)
County: Pierce County
Timezone: Pacific (7:58pm)
Coordinates:47.1, -122.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98387

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98387. 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 98387. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98387, 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:
Spanaway, WA
Acceptable:
Bethel
Unacceptable:
Elk Plain, Loveland

Stats and Demographics for the 98387 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98387 is located in west Washington and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98387 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98387 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,173
Population Density 1,521 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,384
Median Home Value $199,100
Land Area 28.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,533
Median Household Income $64,758

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7281,7111,8721,8051,3591,4301,5541,5261,5351,7531,5321,08494564341930714188
Female1,6291,6501,8051,7221,2551,5981,5751,5941,6701,6531,5051,2111,016695481336194152
Total3,3573,3613,6773,5272,6143,0283,1293,1203,2053,4063,0372,2951,9611,338900643335240

Gender

 Male 21,432 50%
 Female 21,741 50%
Gender

Race

 White 30,493 71%
 Black Or African American 3,642 8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 472 1%
 Asian 2,181 5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1,256 3%
 Other Race 1,364 3%
 Two Or More Races 3,765 9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2041,6142,3342,8592,0501,186560128
Renter2961,0199326924071567719
Total5002,6333,2663,5512,4571,342637147

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,940 55%
 Single Guardian 3,146 22%
 Singles 2,499 17%
 Singles With Roommate 948 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,114 56%
 Households with Kids 6,419 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male316345383354307375358333338399356386381350359367421347311269
Female350305314333291334344326355353404366328354347366370341298261
Total666650697687598709702659693752760752709704706733791688609530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98387 has a small 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 98387 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98387 real estate data, the median home value of $199,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98387. Rentals in 98387 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98387 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,118 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 16 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,060 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,875 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,598 23%
 Households Vacant 851 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 203 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 304 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 239 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 2%
 1 Bedroom 171 5%
 2 Bedroom 1,166 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,387 63%
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 $64,758 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98387 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. In 98387 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 14,478 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,360 23%
 No Earnings 10,566 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 14,478 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,360 23%
 No Earnings 10,566 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,657 91.5%
 Public transportation 447 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 46 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 491 2.5%
 Worked at Home 661 3.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,512 11.2%
 High School Graduate 8,811 65.2%
 Associate's degree 1,419 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,216 9.0%
 Master's degree 387 2.9%
 Professional school degree 67 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 93 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,176 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 614 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,743 15.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98387

ZIP Code 98387 is in the Bethel School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98387.

Challenger Secondary School
18020 B St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bethel School District
Spanaway Elementary
215 166th St South
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Evergreen Elementary
1311 172nd St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Shining Mountain Elementary
21615 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Camas Prairie Elementary
320 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Shining Mountain Preschool
21917 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Pioneer Valley Elementary
7315 Eustis Hunt Rd
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Special Education Preschool
516 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Spanaway Lake High School Preschool
1305 168th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Pioneer Valley Preschool
7315 Eustis Hunt Rd
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Elk Plain Head Start
22015 22nd Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Eceap West
516 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Spanaway Elementary Preschool
215 166th St South
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Spanaway Elementary Eceap
215 166th St South
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Birth to Three
516 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethel School District
Bethel High School
22215 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bethel School District
Bethel Middle School
22201 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bethel School District
Cedarcrest Middle School
191201 13th Ave Crt. East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bethel School District
Spanaway Lake High School
1305 168th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bethel School District
Bethel Online Academy
516 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bethel School District
Liberty Middle School
7311 Eustishunt Rd East
Spanaway, WA 98387
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bethel School District

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