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ZIP Code 98902

Primary City:Yakima, WA (View All Cities)
County: Yakima County
Timezone: Pacific (7:23am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.60, -120.53
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98902

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98902. 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 98902. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98902, 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:
Yakima, WA
Unacceptable:
Ahtanum, Fruitvale, Harwood, Pomona, Tampico, Weikel, West Side

Stats and Demographics for the 98902 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98902 is located in south Washington and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98902 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98902 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,322
Population Density 5,133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,714
Median Home Value $140,500
Land Area 9.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,839
Median Household Income $36,943

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1201,8811,7461,8531,7801,7321,6091,4251,3131,3521,2941,137957694463358309382
Female2,0291,9121,7021,7491,7731,9191,6381,4741,2511,3401,3741,2951,031809609547570895
Total4,1493,7933,4483,6023,5533,6513,2472,8992,5642,6922,6682,4321,9881,5031,0729058791,277

Gender

 Male 22,405 48%
 Female 23,917 52%
Gender

Race

 White 30,109 65.0%
 Black Or African American 748 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 940 2.0%
 Asian 488 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 45 0.1%
 Other Race 11,768 25.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,224 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1591,1091,4711,7521,7881,130772370
Renter9822,0851,4921,358952535408476
Total1,1413,1942,9633,1102,7401,6651,180846

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,623 39%
 Single Guardian 4,048 24%
 Singles 5,022 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,146 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,407 62%
 Households with Kids 6,432 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male381460401438358398383368374400337351332326332338366397420379
Female420422390370392430367352371351331345336339314331386354364369
Total801882791808750828750720745751668696668665646669752751784748

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98902 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 98902 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 98902 real estate data, the median home value of $140,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98902 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98902 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98902 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,419 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 76 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 452 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 91 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 284 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,136 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,415 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,288 47%
 Households Vacant 875 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 405 46.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 3.9%
 For Sale Only 144 16.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 228 26.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 447 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,194 26%
 2 Bedroom 3,777 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,910 23%
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 $36,943 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98902 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 98902 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 12,278 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,956 29%
 No Earnings 12,339 36%
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 12,278 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,956 29%
 No Earnings 12,339 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,019 90.7%
 Public transportation 308 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 63 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 741 3.9%
 Worked at Home 634 3.4%
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 4,547 34.0%
 High School Graduate 6,095 45.5%
 Associate's degree 724 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,257 9.4%
 Master's degree 475 3.5%
 Professional school degree 222 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 70 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,922 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 559 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,847 17.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98902

ZIP Code 98902 is in the Yakima School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98902.

Juvenile Detention Center
1728 Jerome Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yakima School District
Yakima Online
104 North 4th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yakima School District
Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Dba Children'S Vil
3801 Kern Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Valley School District (Yakima)
Franklin Middle School
410 South 19th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Garfield Elementary School
612 North 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Hoover Elementary School
400 West Viola Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Lewis & Clark Middle School
1114 West Pierce St
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Mcclure Elementary School
1222 South 22nd Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Mckinley Elementary School
621 South 13th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Nob Hill Elementary School
801 South 34th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Robertson Elementary
2807 West Lincoln Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Roosevelt Elementary School
120 North 16th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Discovery Lab School
2810 Castlevale Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yakima School District
Davis High School
212 South 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yakima School District
Stanton Alternative School
802 River Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yakima School District
Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center
1116 South 15th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yakima School District
Ridgeview Group Home
1726 Jerome Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yakima School District
St Paul Cathedral School
1214 W Chestnut Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Lutheran School
1207 S 7th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John of Kionstadt Orthodox Christian School
706 Stewart St
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Westpark Christian Academy
3902 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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