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ZIP Code 98537

Primary City:Cosmopolis, WA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (3:16pm)
Coordinates:46.9, -123.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98537

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98537. 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 98537. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98537, 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:
Cosmopolis, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98537 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98537 is located in west Washington and covers a slightly higher 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 98537 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98537 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,129
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 938
Median Home Value $167,900
Land Area 193.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 872
Median Household Income $52,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male664984804546626467727886887143262710
Female496372823956646573788788825541272618
Total1151121561628410212612914015016517417012684535328

Gender

 Male 1,064 50%
 Female 1,065 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,915 89.9%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 1.6%
 Asian 52 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2%
 Other Race 60 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 60 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7651131311711226815
Renter15383931321393
Total221031521622031357718

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 460 53%
 Single Guardian 127 15%
 Singles 218 25%
 Singles With Roommate 67 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 609 70%
 Households with Kids 263 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11121815125139101411242114171114182013
Female118158109151712917151318201414231111
Total2220332322142826222328393432372528413124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98537 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98537 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 98537 real estate data, the median home value of $167,900 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 98537. Rentals in 98537 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98537 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,129 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 427 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 265 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 19%
 Households Vacant 66 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 8%
 2 Bedroom 43 24%
 3+ Bedroom 119 68%
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 $52,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98537 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98537 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 558 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 25%
 No Earnings 712 42%
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 558 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 25%
 No Earnings 712 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 733 86%
 Public transportation 13 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 8%
 Worked at Home 36 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 59 7.6%
 High School Graduate 465 59.6%
 Associate's degree 112 14.4%
 Bachelor's degree 122 15.6%
 Master's degree 17 2.2%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 307 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98537

ZIP Code 98537 is in the North River School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98537.

North River School
2867 North River Rd
Cosmopolis, WA 98537
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North River School District
Cosmopolis Elementary School
1439 Fourth St
Cosmopolis, WA 98537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cosmopolis School District

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