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ZIP Code 98538

Primary City:Curtis, WA (View All Cities)
County: Lewis County
Timezone: Pacific (7:54pm)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -123.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98538. 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 98538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98538, 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:
Curtis, WA
Unacceptable:
Kalber, Klaber, Wildwood

Stats and Demographics for the 98538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98538 is located in southwest 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 98538 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 98538 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 304
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 135
Median Home Value $238,900
Land Area 105.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 125
Median Household Income $65,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male129111612310108101898105752
Female6451058799121491456439
Total18131626171117191722321822151111811

Gender

 Male 165 54%
 Female 139 46%
Gender

Race

 White 286 94%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 1%
 Two Or More Races 11 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner068222013148
Renter563133211
Total51211352315159

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 52%
 Single Guardian 17 14%
 Singles 32 26%
 Singles With Roommate 11 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 81 65%
 Households with Kids 44 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12422311203323425413
Female13001012001112252011
Total25423323204435677424

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98538 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98538 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 98538 real estate data, the median home value of $238,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98538. Rentals in 98538 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 304 100%
 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 43 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 48 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 34 25%
 Households Vacant 10 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 29%
 3+ Bedroom 25 71%
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 $65,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98538 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 98538 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 89 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 19%
 No Earnings 100 43%
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 89 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 19%
 No Earnings 100 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 101 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 6 5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12 12%
 High School Graduate 74 73%
 Associate's degree 10 10%
 Bachelor's degree 3 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 3 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 34 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98538

ZIP Code 98538 is in the Boistfort School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98538.

Boistfort Elementary
983 Boistfort Rd
Curtis, WA 98538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boistfort School District

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