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ZIP Code 98466

Primary City:Tacoma, WA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Tacoma
County: Pierce County
Timezone: Pacific (10:26am)
Area code: 253 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.22, -122.54
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98466

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98466. 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 98466. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98466, 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:
Fircrest, University Pl, University Place

Stats and Demographics for the 98466 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98466 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98466 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98466 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,944
Population Density 4,514 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,169
Median Home Value $276,000
Land Area 5.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,350
Median Household Income $53,559

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male876870874936840942744748806867885824680491371335267213
Female7878769058839281,0328388709401,0811,086945818646499461412368
Total1,6631,7461,7791,8191,7681,9741,5821,6181,7461,9481,9711,7691,4981,137870796679581

Gender

 Male 12,569 47%
 Female 14,375 53%
Gender

Race

 White 19,988 74%
 Black Or African American 2,378 9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 233 1%
 Asian 1,530 6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 232 1%
 Other Race 389 1%
 Two Or More Races 2,194 8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner254029291,3651,384942755265
Renter5591,445981907648344263136
Total5841,8471,9102,2722,0321,2861,018401

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,988 44%
 Single Guardian 2,175 19%
 Singles 3,421 30%
 Singles With Roommate 766 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,756 68%
 Households with Kids 3,594 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male162160196172181161169184175172167151193191190190222184150168
Female162149169158166175184169182176178199173179205180189153156171
Total324309365330347336353353357348345350366370395370411337306339

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98466 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 98466 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 98466 real estate data, the median home value of $276,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98466 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98466 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98466 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,699 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 130 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,448 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,619 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,283 43%
 Households Vacant 819 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 509 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Sale Only 101 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 118 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,489 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,884 52%
 3+ Bedroom 1,044 19%
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 $53,559 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98466 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98466 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,045 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,507 26%
 No Earnings 6,741 32%
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 9,045 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,507 26%
 No Earnings 6,741 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,147 88.3%
 Public transportation 612 4.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 49 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 258 2.0%
 Worked at Home 551 4.4%
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 535 7%
 High School Graduate 4,385 54%
 Associate's degree 396 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,878 23%
 Master's degree 645 8%
 Professional school degree 185 2%
 Doctorate degree 153 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,798 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 758 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 569 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98466

ZIP Code 98466 is in the University Place School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98466.

University Place Special Educ
3717 Grandview Dr West
University Pla, WA 98466
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: University Place School District
Wainwright
130 Alameda Ave
Tacoma, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tacoma School District
Whittier
777 Elm Tree Ln
Tacoma, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tacoma School District
Evergreen Primary
7102 40th St West
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: University Place School District
Narrows View Intermediate
7813 44th St West
University Pla, WA 98466
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: University Place School District
Sunset Primary
4523 97th Ave West
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: University Place School District
University Place Primary
2708 West Grandview Dr
University Pla, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: University Place School District
Curtis Junior High School
3725 Grandview Dr West
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: University Place School District
Curtis Senior High School
8425 40th West
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: University Place School District
Raggaedy Ann & Andy Learning
7924 40th St W
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori in Motion
7323 27th St W
University Place, WA 98466
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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