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ZIP Code 98801

Primary City:Wenatchee, WA (View All Cities)
County: Chelan County
Timezone: Pacific (12:18am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -120.4
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98801. 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 98801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98801, 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:
Wenatchee, WA
Unacceptable:
Appleyard, Grant Road Addition, Kenroy, Mission Square, Pearcot, Wenatchee Heights, West Wenatchee

Stats and Demographics for the 98801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98801 is located in central 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 98801 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98801 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,977
Population Density 252 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,686
Median Home Value $225,900
Land Area 162.32 sq mi
Water Area 3.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,654
Median Household Income $51,176

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5661,4821,4591,5071,3721,4051,2301,1521,2321,3331,4041,3391,042768613501376417
Female1,4501,3841,4691,4811,3021,2931,2141,2211,1841,3451,5241,3441,152839691589576721
Total3,0162,8662,9282,9882,6742,6982,4442,3732,4162,6782,9282,6832,1941,6071,3041,0909521,138

Gender

 Male 20,198 49%
 Female 20,779 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,915 77.9%
 Black Or African American 156 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 446 1.1%
 Asian 427 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 68 0.2%
 Other Race 6,712 16.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,253 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner938751,3792,0912,1211,4011,049414
Renter7071,4101,1061,002758441375432
Total8002,2852,4853,0932,8791,8421,424846

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,674 49%
 Single Guardian 2,592 17%
 Singles 4,399 28%
 Singles With Roommate 989 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,400 66%
 Households with Kids 5,254 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male323311330287286297288304307309285291269305288308300312299313
Female321280276288255249240333307286302316267298300301299304277273
Total644591606575541546528637614595587607536603588609599616576586

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98801 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98801 real estate data, the median home value of $225,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,357 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 300 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 28 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 190 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,627 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,796 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,231 37%
 Households Vacant 1,032 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 397 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 210 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 137 13%
 For Migrant Workers 12 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 234 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 235 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,236 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,334 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,174 36%
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 $51,176 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98801 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 98801 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 13,373 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,473 26%
 No Earnings 10,633 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 13,373 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,473 26%
 No Earnings 10,633 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,420 89.1%
 Public transportation 260 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 136 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 882 4.8%
 Worked at Home 732 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 2,649 20%
 High School Graduate 6,235 47%
 Associate's degree 1,032 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,978 15%
 Master's degree 810 6%
 Professional school degree 394 3%
 Doctorate degree 194 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,686 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 696 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 837 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98801

ZIP Code 98801 is in the Wenatchee School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98801.

Special Education School
112 So. Elliott St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wenatchee School District
Valley Academy of Learning
11 North Chelan Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wenatchee School District
Chelan County Juvenile Detention Center
316 Washington St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wenatchee School District
John Newbery Elementary
850 Western
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Foothills Middle School
1410 Maple St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Columbia Elementary School
600 Alaska St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Lewis and Clark Elementary School
1130 Princeton
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Abraham Lincoln Elementary
1224 Methow St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Mission View Elementary School
60 Terminal Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Orchard Middle School
1024 Orchard Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Pioneer Middle School
1620 Russell St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Sunnyslope Elementary School
3109 School St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Washington Elementary School
1401 Washington St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wenatchee School District
Skill Source
233 Chelan St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wenatchee School District
Wenatchee High School
1101 Millerdale Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wenatchee School District
Westside High School
1521 Ninth
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wenatchee School District
Wenatchee Valley Technical Skills Center
327 East Penny Rd
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wenatchee School District
St Joseph School-Wenatchee
600 Saint Joseph Pl
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cascade Christian Academy
600 N Western Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The River Academy
650 Crawford Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Paul'S Lutheran School
312 Palouse St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Childrens Gate Montessori School
1425 Cherry St
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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