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ZIP Code 98840

Primary City:Okanogan, WA (View All Cities)
County: Okanogan County
Timezone: Pacific (2:23pm)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -119.4
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98840. 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 98840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98840, 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:
Okanogan, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98840 is located in northeast 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 98840 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98840 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,851
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,145
Median Home Value $151,300
Land Area 417.48 sq mi
Water Area 6.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,901
Median Household Income $45,025

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male153152158182145152139160157158200163164117113824128
Female15114814917911713213413613016518420415812984746350
Total30430030736126228427329628732338436732224619715610478

Gender

 Male 2,464 51%
 Female 2,387 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,883 80.0%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 349 7.2%
 Asian 19 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 373 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 203 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1410415925431323113038
Renter6513613213088564011
Total7924029138440128717049

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 905 48%
 Single Guardian 360 19%
 Singles 505 27%
 Singles With Roommate 131 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,308 69%
 Households with Kids 593 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2726313136322332293530263037314937382726
Female3130382427352526353128362628394237382327
Total5856695563674858646658625665709174765053

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98840 has a slightly less than average 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 98840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 98840 real estate data, the median home value of $151,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98840 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98840 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,628 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 152 3.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 35 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 678 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 565 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 658 31%
 Households Vacant 244 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 10 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 37%
 For Migrant Workers 42 17%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 6%
 1 Bedroom 113 17%
 2 Bedroom 296 45%
 3+ Bedroom 207 32%
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 $45,025 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98840 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 98840 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 98840 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 1,248 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 862 22%
 No Earnings 1,793 46%
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 1,248 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 862 22%
 No Earnings 1,793 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,465 85.0%
 Public transportation 5 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3.8%
 Worked at Home 188 10.9%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 427 25.3%
 High School Graduate 939 55.6%
 Associate's degree 46 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 181 10.7%
 Master's degree 90 5.3%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 759 86.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98840

ZIP Code 98840 is in the Okanogan School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98840.

Grainger Elementary
1118 5th St South
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Okanogan School District
Okanogan Middle School
244 South 5th St
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Okanogan School District
Okanogan High School
244 South 5th St
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Okanogan School District
Okanogan County Juvenile Detention
227 North 4th
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Okanogan School District
Okanogan Alternative High School
126 South Main St
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Okanogan School District
A is 4 Apple Christian School
2108 Elmway
Okanogan, WA 98840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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