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ZIP Code 98816

Primary City:Chelan, WA (View All Cities)
County: Chelan County
Timezone: Pacific (2:50am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.1, -120.5
ZIP (~47 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98816

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98816. 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 98816. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98816, 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:
Chelan, WA
Unacceptable:
Holden Village, Lakeside, Lucerne

Stats and Demographics for the 98816 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98816 is located in north Washington and covers a 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 98816 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98816 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,394
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,676
Median Home Value $388,900
Land Area 396.62 sq mi
Water Area 41.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,523
Median Household Income $51,411

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male228213206273180186165155176208276291225183124687367
Female1791651742121431721521681752402652442241771278983108
Total407378380485323358317323351448541535449360251157156175

Gender

 Male 3,297 52%
 Female 3,097 48%
Gender

Race

 White 5,051 79.0%
 Black Or African American 19 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 1.0%
 Asian 47 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 1,044 16.3%
 Two Or More Races 163 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner107116434543828916772
Renter74226188198112825235
Total84297352543550371219107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,372 54%
 Single Guardian 337 13%
 Singles 637 25%
 Singles With Roommate 177 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,759 70%
 Households with Kids 764 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5049413754393838443541424345507162573341
Female3940312828333237352738404326484354392829
Total898972658272707579627982867198114116966170

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98816 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 98816 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 98816 real estate data, the median home value of $388,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98816. Rentals in 98816 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98816 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,304 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 947 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 609 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 967 21%
 Households Vacant 2,153 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 156 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 75 3.5%
 For Sale Only 91 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,737 80.7%
 For Migrant Workers 36 1.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 2.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 2%
 1 Bedroom 124 15%
 2 Bedroom 378 46%
 3+ Bedroom 301 37%
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 $51,411 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98816 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 98816 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 98816 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 1,961 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,411 26%
 No Earnings 1,978 37%
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 1,961 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,411 26%
 No Earnings 1,978 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,275 83.4%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 173 6.3%
 Worked at Home 261 9.6%
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 479 21%
 High School Graduate 1,073 47%
 Associate's degree 103 4%
 Bachelor's degree 442 19%
 Master's degree 98 4%
 Professional school degree 75 3%
 Doctorate degree 36 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,205 70.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 209 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 306 17.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98816

ZIP Code 98816 is in the Lake Chelan School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98816.

Holden Village Community School
Hcoo Stop 2
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake Chelan School District
Chelan Middle School
215 Webster
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Chelan School District
Morgen Owings Elementary School
407 East Woodin
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Chelan School District
Lake Chelan Preschool
324 East Johnson
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Chelan School District
Chelan High School
215 Webster
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Chelan School District
Glacier Valley High School
324 East Johnson
Chelan, WA 98816
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Chelan School District

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