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ZIP Code 98938

Primary City:Outlook, WA (View All Cities)
County: Yakima County
Timezone: Pacific (6:06am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.4, -120.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98938

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98938. 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 98938. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98938, 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:
Outlook, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98938 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98938 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98938 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98938 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,177
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 611
Median Home Value $205,200
Land Area 36.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 589
Median Household Income $49,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12311812310766686273766154494526281297
Female1071021111106361778161505161412834111011
Total230220234217129129139154137111105110865462231918

Gender

 Male 1,107 51%
 Female 1,070 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,438 66.1%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 1.6%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 629 28.9%
 Two Or More Races 69 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner104782878849249
Renter24495728171233
Total3496139115105612712

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 379 64%
 Single Guardian 112 19%
 Singles 75 13%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 281 48%
 Households with Kids 308 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male271927262923132429252429212424262024139
Female2022242518182721182920221723262122251614
Total4741515147414045475444513847504742492923

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98938 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98938 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98938 real estate data, the median home value of $205,200 is slightly higher than average 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 98938. Rentals in 98938 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98938 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,177 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 268 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 128 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 193 32%
 Households Vacant 22 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 4 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 46 19%
 2 Bedroom 93 39%
 3+ Bedroom 102 42%
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 $49,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98938 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 98938 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 524 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 469 39%
 No Earnings 210 17%
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 524 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 469 39%
 No Earnings 210 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 852 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 32 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 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 245 47%
 High School Graduate 135 26%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 101 19%
 Master's degree 33 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 536 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98938

ZIP Code 98938 is in the Sunnyside School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98938.

Outlook Elementary School
3800 Vanbelle Rd
Outlook, WA 98938
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sunnyside School District

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