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ZIP Code 98520

Primary City:Aberdeen, WA (View All Cities)
County: Grays Harbor County
Timezone: Pacific (6:10am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.1, -123.8
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98520. 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 98520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98520, 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:
Aberdeen, WA
Unacceptable:
Aberdeen Gardens, Bay City, Bench Drive, Central Park, Junction City, Markham, Ocosta, South Aberdeen, Wishkah

Stats and Demographics for the 98520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98520 is located in west Washington and covers a large 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 98520 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 large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98520 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,814
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,519
Median Home Value $137,200
Land Area 238.78 sq mi
Water Area 28.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,500
Median Household Income $41,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7396947308149831,0611,020930869980960883747558363240158160
Female781678672749720723650601622711830788723468412269261267
Total1,5201,3721,4021,5631,7031,7841,6701,5311,4911,6911,7901,6711,4701,026775509419427

Gender

 Male 12,889 54%
 Female 10,925 46%
Gender

Race

 White 19,448 81.7%
 Black Or African American 526 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 796 3.3%
 Asian 439 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 106 0.4%
 Other Race 1,465 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,034 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner644586641,0671,287915542246
Renter38475662363145823311161
Total4481,2141,2871,6981,7451,148653307

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,752 44%
 Single Guardian 1,706 20%
 Singles 2,354 28%
 Singles With Roommate 688 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,794 68%
 Households with Kids 2,706 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male147155145159148124157123142133163148129157140146164162202209
Female166172170135153146136125118129153130139121151149156157136130
Total313327315294301270293248260262316278268278291295320319338339

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98520 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98520 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98520 real estate data, the median home value of $137,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98520 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98520 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,501 90.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,990 8.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 121 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 176 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,291 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,952 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,257 34%
 Households Vacant 1,019 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 279 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 171 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 91 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 403 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 182 6%
 1 Bedroom 574 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,223 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,101 36%
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 $41,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98520 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 98520 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 5,710 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,761 30%
 No Earnings 7,752 40%
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 5,710 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,761 30%
 No Earnings 7,752 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,465 89.3%
 Public transportation 228 2.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 362 4.3%
 Worked at Home 290 3.5%
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. 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 1,541 17.8%
 High School Graduate 5,213 60.2%
 Associate's degree 825 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 740 8.6%
 Master's degree 204 2.4%
 Professional school degree 69 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 61 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,886 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 538 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98520

ZIP Code 98520 is in the Aberdeen School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98520.

Grays Harbor Juvenile Detention
Grays Harbor Juvenile Detentio
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Aberdeen School District
Wishkah Valley Elementary/High School
4640 Wishkah Rd
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wishkah Valley School District
A J West Elementary
1801 Bay Ave
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Central Park Elementary
601 School Rd
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Mcdermoth Elementary
409 North K St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Robert Gray Elementary
1516 North B St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Stevens Elementary School
301 South Farragut
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Hopkins Elementary
1313 Pacific
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aberdeen School District
Harbor High School
300 North Williams
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aberdeen School District
J M Weatherwax High School
410 North G St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aberdeen School District
Miller Junior High School
100 East Lindstrom
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Aberdeen School District
Twin Harbors a Branch of New Market Skills Center
410 North G St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aberdeen School District
St Mary School
518 N H St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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