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ZIP Code 98620

Primary City:Goldendale, WA (View All Cities)
County: Klickitat County
Timezone: Pacific (1:41am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.8, -120.5
ZIP (~44 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98620

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98620. 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 98620. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98620, 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:
Goldendale, WA
Unacceptable:
Maryhill

Stats and Demographics for the 98620 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98620 is located in south Washington and covers an extremely 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 98620 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 98620 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,123
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,515
Median Home Value $142,400
Land Area 486.55 sq mi
Water Area 5.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,011
Median Household Income $36,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1752042582231361421531862052472563023492701961207346
Female1981761952341511321861641962492803513292601851407185
Total373380453457287274339350401496536653678530381260144131

Gender

 Male 3,541 50%
 Female 3,582 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,454 90.6%
 Black Or African American 26 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 219 3.1%
 Asian 32 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 173 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 209 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1311221236960548822665
Renter781591781701591024629
Total9127139053976459027294

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,584 53%
 Single Guardian 418 14%
 Singles 843 28%
 Singles With Roommate 166 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,238 74%
 Households with Kids 773 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3332313940354328584448545953555051432431
Female4145413941382933353044353848465747543028
Total7477727881737261937492899710110110798975459

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98620 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98620 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 98620 real estate data, the median home value of $142,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98620 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98620 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98620 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,037 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 25 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 1 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 56 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,159 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 931 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 921 26%
 Households Vacant 504 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 88 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 33 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 255 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 3%
 1 Bedroom 129 13%
 2 Bedroom 416 41%
 3+ Bedroom 444 44%
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 $36,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98620 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. More commuters in 98620 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 1,464 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,636 26%
 No Earnings 3,221 51%
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 1,464 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,636 26%
 No Earnings 3,221 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,129 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 130 6%
 Worked at Home 84 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 262 9.4%
 High School Graduate 1,661 59.6%
 Associate's degree 357 12.8%
 Bachelor's degree 358 12.8%
 Master's degree 113 4.1%
 Professional school degree 13 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,144 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 114 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98620

ZIP Code 98620 is in the Goldendale School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98620.

Goldendale Middle School
520 East Collins Dr
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Goldendale School District
Goldendale Primary School
820 South Schuster St
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goldendale School District
Goldendale Support Service Center
820 South Schuster St
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goldendale School District
Goldendale High School
525 Simcoe Dr
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Goldendale School District
Goldendale Sda School
47 Bickleton Hwy
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Goldendale Christian School
1180 S Roosevelt
Goldendale, WA 98620
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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