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ZIP Code 98802

Primary City:East Wenatchee, WA (View All Cities)
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Pacific (3:40am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.5, -120.2
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98802. 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 98802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98802, 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:
East Wenatchee, WA
Acceptable:
E Wenatchee, Wenatchee

Stats and Demographics for the 98802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98802 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 98802 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98802 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,719
Population Density 160 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,297
Median Home Value $220,100
Land Area 179.46 sq mi
Water Area 3.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,565
Median Household Income $56,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0471,0201,0981,076837914884856877953985900766639468367230196
Female9821,0561,0341,0258109038989089169661,025967832664529412324355
Total2,0292,0762,1322,1011,6471,8171,7821,7641,7931,9192,0101,8671,5981,303997779554551

Gender

 Male 14,113 49%
 Female 14,606 51%
Gender

Race

 White 23,345 81.3%
 Black Or African American 77 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 298 1.0%
 Asian 249 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 48 0.2%
 Other Race 3,876 13.5%
 Two Or More Races 826 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner847801,2151,6531,6761,176732250
Renter295820628505311176150114
Total3791,6001,8432,1581,9871,352882364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,049 57%
 Single Guardian 1,733 16%
 Singles 2,175 21%
 Singles With Roommate 608 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,686 63%
 Households with Kids 3,879 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188252187216202192211199216195230240230203226226220203201187
Female206216178210203218215208212217204211194208234231233174153172
Total394468365426405410426407428412434451424411460457453377354359

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98802 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98802 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 98802 real estate data, the median home value of $220,100 is slightly higher than average 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 98802. Rentals in 98802 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 98802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,584 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 95 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,375 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,191 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,999 27%
 Households Vacant 732 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 184 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 148 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 168 23%
 For Migrant Workers 87 12%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 121 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 1%
 1 Bedroom 449 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,026 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,199 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 $56,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98802 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. More commuters in 98802 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 8,285 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,517 29%
 No Earnings 7,334 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 8,285 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,517 29%
 No Earnings 7,334 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,748 91.0%
 Public transportation 127 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 96 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 645 5.0%
 Worked at Home 287 2.2%
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 1,684 18%
 High School Graduate 4,764 52%
 Associate's degree 782 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,219 13%
 Master's degree 438 5%
 Professional school degree 171 2%
 Doctorate degree 92 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,966 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 443 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 756 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98802

ZIP Code 98802 is in the Eastmont School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98802.

Cascade Elementary
2330 North Baker Ave
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Grant Elementary School
1430 SE 1st St
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Kenroy Elementary
601 North Jonathan Ave
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Robert E Lee Elementary
1455 North Baker Ave
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Clovis Point Intermediate School
1855 4th St SE
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Special Education Pre-School
1570 1st St NE
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastmont School District
Eastmont Senior High School
955 3rd St NE
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastmont School District
Eastmont Junior High School
905 NE 8th St
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Eastmont School District
Sterling Intermediate School
600 North James Ave
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Eastmont School District
Canyon View Group Home
260 North Georgia
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastmont School District

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