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ZIP Code 98629

Primary City:La Center, WA (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: Pacific (10:03am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.9, -122.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98629. 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 98629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98629, 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:
La Center, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98629 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 98629 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98629 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,364
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,038
Median Home Value $287,100
Land Area 38.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,871
Median Household Income $74,724

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male231335416303179165205281342363353305276193130634528
Female232333344295151167223259343377394325256174118694843
Total4636687605983303324285406857407476305323672481329371

Gender

 Male 4,213 50%
 Female 4,151 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,829 93.6%
 Black Or African American 43 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 0.8%
 Asian 84 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 99 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 234 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner918150968059532112736
Renter2199106885528133
Total3028061576865034914039

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,015 70%
 Single Guardian 339 12%
 Singles 406 14%
 Singles With Roommate 111 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,796 63%
 Households with Kids 1,075 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4453505366665265869177836798548165653846
Female4554375668598157686463787168616275603741
Total89107871091341251331221541551401611381661151431401257587

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98629 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98629 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98629 real estate data, the median home value of $287,100 is high 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 98629. Rentals in 98629 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,364 100%
 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 1,950 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 413 14%
 Households Vacant 167 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 46 27.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 8.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 12.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 45.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 1%
 2 Bedroom 82 21%
 3+ Bedroom 310 78%
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 $74,724 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98629 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. However, that is not the case in 98629. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 2,703 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,098 31%
 No Earnings 1,975 29%
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 2,703 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,098 31%
 No Earnings 1,975 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,690 91.9%
 Public transportation 24 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 1.8%
 Worked at Home 223 5.6%
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 150 5.3%
 High School Graduate 1,634 57.8%
 Associate's degree 268 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 554 19.6%
 Master's degree 121 4.3%
 Professional school degree 80 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,611 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 196 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98629

ZIP Code 98629 is in the La Center School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98629.

La Center Middle School
700 East 4th St
La Center, WA 98629
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Center School District
La Center Elementary
700 East 4th St
La Center, WA 98629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Center School District
La Center High School
725 Highland Rd
La Center, WA 98629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Center School District

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