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ZIP Code 98601

Primary City:Amboy, WA (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: Pacific (12:10pm)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.0, -122.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98601. 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 98601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98601, 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:
Amboy, WA
Unacceptable:
Chelatchie

Stats and Demographics for the 98601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98601 is located in southwest 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 98601 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98601 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,982
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,109
Median Home Value $268,000
Land Area 68.24 sq mi
Water Area 6.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,021
Median Household Income $57,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male121127127109486673939511812712592834331277
Female1041141321186371798690134116124796433312012
Total22524125922711113715217918525224324917114776624719

Gender

 Male 1,512 51%
 Female 1,470 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,842 95.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 1.3%
 Asian 16 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 21 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 52 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1177139226205130667
Renter94432312111111
Total20121171257226141778

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 675 66%
 Single Guardian 110 11%
 Singles 183 18%
 Singles With Roommate 53 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 664 65%
 Households with Kids 357 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3322183025372420213127162726281617272112
Female2018242418222424262529282822252627211916
Total5340425443594844475656445548534244484028

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98601 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98601 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 98601 real estate data, the median home value of $268,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98601. Rentals in 98601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,982 100%
 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 636 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 160 14%
 Households Vacant 88 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 17 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 5%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 65 26%
 3+ Bedroom 171 69%
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 $57,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98601 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. In 98601 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 612 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 503 28%
 No Earnings 677 38%
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 612 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 503 28%
 No Earnings 677 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 875 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 2%
 Worked at Home 64 7%
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. 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 88 12%
 High School Graduate 475 62%
 Associate's degree 95 12%
 Bachelor's degree 62 8%
 Master's degree 41 5%
 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 408 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 107 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98601

ZIP Code 98601 is in the Battle Ground School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98601.

Amboy Middle School
22115 NE Chelatchie Rd
Amboy, WA 98601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Battle Ground School District

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