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ZIP Code 99109

Primary City:Chewelah, WA (View All Cities)
County: Stevens County
Timezone: Pacific (7:39am)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -117.8
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99109. 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 99109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99109, 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:
Chewelah, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 99109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99109 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 99109 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99109 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,109
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,454
Median Home Value $161,500
Land Area 280.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,144
Median Household Income $33,589

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13015918619286104113118132167192211193179135906148
Female115158191140781061381261391772142231891881571007698
Total245317377332164210251244271344406434382367292190137146

Gender

 Male 2,496 49%
 Female 2,613 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,811 94.2%
 Black Or African American 13 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 1.4%
 Asian 21 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 26 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 163 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner810815629938834218654
Renter4411511110886554539
Total5222326740747439723193

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,151 54%
 Single Guardian 294 14%
 Singles 597 28%
 Singles With Roommate 102 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,570 73%
 Households with Kids 574 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2223372429352535353726453543473750342426
Female2429242125372739304337383538283833221922
Total4652614554725274658063837081757583564348

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99109 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99109 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99109 real estate data, the median home value of $161,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99109 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,053 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 17 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 896 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 645 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 603 25%
 Households Vacant 310 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 13.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 45 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 41.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 27.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 4%
 1 Bedroom 183 28%
 2 Bedroom 206 31%
 3+ Bedroom 247 37%
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 $33,589 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99109 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. Most commuters in 99109 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 2,071 48%
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 1,176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 2,071 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,615 90.0%
 Public transportation 8 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 3.7%
 Worked at Home 106 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 279 15%
 High School Graduate 968 51%
 Associate's degree 254 14%
 Bachelor's degree 232 12%
 Master's degree 99 5%
 Professional school degree 19 1%
 Doctorate degree 30 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 795 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 161 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99109

ZIP Code 99109 is in the Chewelah School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99109.

Home Link Alternative
W 106 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chewelah School District
Gess Elementary
E. 405 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chewelah School District
Jenkins Senior High School
E. 702 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chewelah School District
Jenkins Middle School
W. 106 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Chewelah School District
Chewelah Alternative
W 106 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chewelah School District

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