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ZIP Code 98951

Primary City:Wapato, WA (View All Cities)
County: Yakima County
Timezone: Pacific (4:13pm)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -120.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98951

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98951. 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 98951. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98951, 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:
Wapato, WA
Unacceptable:
Donald, Sawyer

Stats and Demographics for the 98951 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98951 is located in south Washington and covers a slightly higher 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 98951 are primarily other race. 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98951 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,739
Population Density 91 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,824
Median Home Value $112,500
Land Area 150.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,617
Median Household Income $37,853

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male715688664653569498443452414417387332283183129866347
Female6586486306474904204704163873923783102532041501088372
Total1,3731,3361,2941,3001,059918913868801809765642536387279194146119

Gender

 Male 7,023 51%
 Female 6,716 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,623 26.4%
 Black Or African American 54 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,848 20.7%
 Asian 373 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 6,196 45.1%
 Two Or More Races 635 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3621737650246131115562
Renter140396371287174843510
Total17661374778963539519072

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,929 53%
 Single Guardian 1,119 31%
 Singles 444 12%
 Singles With Roommate 125 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 1,583 44%
 Households with Kids 2,034 56%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131158159137166118144129131126128121159130122126147141117120
Female11612614314214014313013798137120127135111133130136124124108
Total247284302279306261274266229263248248294241255256283265241228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98951 has a small 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 98951 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98951 real estate data, the median home value of $112,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98951. Rentals in 98951 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98951 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,526 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 63 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 80 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,317 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 803 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,497 39%
 Households Vacant 207 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 22 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 8%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 3%
 1 Bedroom 187 12%
 2 Bedroom 581 38%
 3+ Bedroom 713 47%
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 $37,853 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98951 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 98951 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 2,820 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,410 35%
 No Earnings 3,523 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 2,820 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,410 35%
 No Earnings 3,523 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,245 90.3%
 Public transportation 12 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 255 5.4%
 Worked at Home 170 3.6%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,395 39%
 High School Graduate 1,775 50%
 Associate's degree 124 3%
 Bachelor's degree 205 6%
 Master's degree 55 2%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,310 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 179 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 409 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98951

ZIP Code 98951 is in the Wapato School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98951.

Pace Alternative High School
310 South Wasco Ave
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wapato School District
Camas Elementary
1010 South Camas Ave
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wapato School District
Wapato Middle School
1309 Kateri Ln
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wapato School District
Satus Elementary
910 South Camas Ave
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wapato School District
Adams Elementary
1309 South Camas Ave
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wapato School District
Wapato High School
1103 South Wasco Ave
Wapato, WA 98951
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wapato School District

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