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ZIP Code 98947

Primary City:Tieton, WA (View All Cities)
County: Yakima County
Timezone: Pacific (1:58am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.7, -120.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98947

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98947. 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 98947. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98947, 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:
Tieton, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98947 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98947 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 98947 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 large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98947 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,902
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 976
Median Home Value $160,000
Land Area 41.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 919
Median Household Income $41,824

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male105107155144967989104115919678585037261611
Female1091301251327868921091011159275635240262612
Total21423728027617414718121321620618815312110277524223

Gender

 Male 1,457 50%
 Female 1,445 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,003 69.0%
 Black Or African American 12 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 1.4%
 Asian 12 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 698 24.1%
 Two Or More Races 134 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner552129149140774712
Renter236691612726113
Total281182202101671035815

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 532 58%
 Single Guardian 188 20%
 Singles 145 16%
 Singles With Roommate 54 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 497 54%
 Households with Kids 422 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1719261227171718282630363231302635312218
Female2319222825272323322822243219253230252021
Total4038484052444041605452606450555865564239

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98947 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98947 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 98947 real estate data, the median home value of $160,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98947 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98947 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98947 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,902 100%
 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 443 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 168 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 308 32%
 Households Vacant 57 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 90 24.5%
 2 Bedroom 163 44.3%
 3+ Bedroom 113 30.7%
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 $41,824 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98947 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 98947 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 98947 can expect to fall in that range. 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 944 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 438 23%
 No Earnings 508 27%
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 944 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 438 23%
 No Earnings 508 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,128 92.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 6.1%
 Worked at Home 12 1.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 371 41%
 High School Graduate 380 42%
 Associate's degree 18 2%
 Bachelor's degree 86 10%
 Master's degree 50 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 578 90.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 0.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98947

ZIP Code 98947 is in the Highland School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98947.

Tieton Intermediate School
711 Thompson Rd
Tieton, WA 98947
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Highland School District

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