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ZIP Code 98686

Primary City:Vancouver, WA (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: Pacific (6:41am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.74, -122.63
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98686

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98686. 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 98686. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98686, 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:
Vancouver, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98686 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98686 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98686 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98686 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,385
Population Density 1,512 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,849
Median Home Value $260,900
Land Area 11.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,506
Median Household Income $75,210

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5075577026434924634915536006447036485524272611669686
Female488565659578466470550550611727669723628398260186137129
Total9951,1221,3611,2219589331,0411,1031,2111,3711,3721,3711,180825521352233215

Gender

 Male 8,591 49%
 Female 8,794 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,240 87.7%
 Black Or African American 287 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 152 0.9%
 Asian 575 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 100 0.6%
 Other Race 348 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 683 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner524218071,1451,23073732099
Renter153454372360193944722
Total2058751,1791,5051,423831367121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,862 59%
 Single Guardian 966 15%
 Singles 1,249 19%
 Singles With Roommate 429 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,242 65%
 Households with Kids 2,264 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86125978912010010413210114312214813115813913715012097108
Female1018196110961151101081361111511191361421241291361018897
Total187206193199216215214240237254273267267300263266286221185205

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98686 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98686 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98686 real estate data, the median home value of $260,900 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 98686. Rentals in 98686 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98686 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,330 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 11 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,731 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,080 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,695 25%
 Households Vacant 343 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 95 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 158 10%
 2 Bedroom 900 56%
 3+ Bedroom 561 35%
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 $75,210 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98686 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 98686 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,576 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,918 28%
 No Earnings 4,590 33%
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 5,576 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,918 28%
 No Earnings 4,590 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,363 88.0%
 Public transportation 175 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 236 2.8%
 Worked at Home 573 6.8%
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 508 9%
 High School Graduate 2,623 46%
 Associate's degree 646 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,194 21%
 Master's degree 493 9%
 Professional school degree 194 3%
 Doctorate degree 63 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,072 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 576 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 472 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98686

ZIP Code 98686 is in the Vancouver School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98686.

Vancouver Itech Preparatory
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Vancouver School District
Pleasant Valley Middle School
14320 NE 50th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Battle Ground School District
Pleasant Valley Primary
14320 NE 50th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Battle Ground School District
Sarah J Anderson Elementary
2215 NE 104th St
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vancouver School District
Childrens Village Salmon Creek
1900 NE 129th St
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Gardner School
16413 NE 50th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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