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ZIP Code 98433

Primary City:Tacoma, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Tacoma
County: Pierce County
Timezone: Pacific (1:41am)
Area code: 253 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.09, -122.57
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98433

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98433. 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 98433. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98433, 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:
Tacoma, WA
Acceptable:
Fort Lewis, Ft Lewis, Joint Base Lewis Mcchord, Lewis Mcchord
Unacceptable:
Jb Lewis Mcchord, Jblm

Stats and Demographics for the 98433 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98433 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98433 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98433 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,584
Population Density 740 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,654
Land Area 19.69 sq mi
Water Area 1.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,409
Median Household Income $47,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2839255605321,9611,1406574022261035724871130
Female1,2588275293699641,04574444326910868321986401
Total2,5411,7521,0899012,9252,1851,4018454952111255627157531

Gender

 Male 7,890 54%
 Female 6,694 46%
Gender

Race

 White 9,867 68%
 Black Or African American 1,738 12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 210 1%
 Asian 477 3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 298 2%
 Other Race 603 4%
 Two Or More Races 1,391 10%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner06520200
Renter7031,71078717217311
Total7031,71679217417511

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,028 59.5%
 Single Guardian 1,161 34.1%
 Singles 214 6.3%
 Singles With Roommate 6 0.2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 632 19%
 Households with Kids 2,777 81%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2842572512382222231691481631561011111029074685294244410
Female251281247235196167173156135126134871008269704878104141
Total535538498473418390342304298282235198202172143138100172348551

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98433 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 98433 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Rentals in 98433 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98433 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,581 79.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 2,957 20.3%
 Other Noninstitutional 46 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10 0.3%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5 0.1%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,394 92.9%
 Households Vacant 245 6.7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 179 73%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 14%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 50 1.4%
 2 Bedroom 673 18.7%
 3+ Bedroom 2,865 79.7%
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 $47,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98433 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. 98433 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 98433 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 98433 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,876 67%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,837 16%
 No Earnings 2,063 18%
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 7,876 67%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,837 16%
 No Earnings 2,063 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,950 67.0%
 Public transportation 86 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,973 22.2%
 Worked at Home 842 9.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98433 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 73 2%
 High School Graduate 2,623 73%
 Associate's degree 518 14%
 Bachelor's degree 235 7%
 Master's degree 125 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,310 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 185 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,031 22.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98433

ZIP Code 98433 is in the Clover Park School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98433.

Beachwood Elementary School
American Lk Ave and Concord St
Lakewood, WA 98433
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clover Park School District
Clarkmoor Elementary School
South Divison and Liggett
Fort Lewis, WA 98433
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clover Park School District
Greenwood Elementary School
North Division and Idaho Ave
Fort Lewis, WA 98433
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clover Park School District
Hillside Elementary School
Garcia Blvd and Magnolia Blvd
Fort Lewis, WA 98433
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clover Park School District
Evergreen Elementary School
9010 Blaine Ave
Fort Lewis, WA 98433
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clover Park School District

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