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ZIP Code 99217

Primary City:Spokane, WA (View All Cities)
County: Spokane County
Timezone: Pacific (4:31pm)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.7, -117.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99217. 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 99217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99217, 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:
Spokane, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 99217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99217 is located in east 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 99217 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 slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99217 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,423
Population Density 341 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,306
Median Home Value $171,500
Land Area 51.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,842
Median Household Income $45,925

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67559654559567966059954752864862155244933522116911283
Female618586545553764703564542516628613593476327276210153142
Total1,2931,1821,0901,1481,4431,3631,1631,0891,0441,2761,2341,145925662497379265225

Gender

 Male 8,614 49%
 Female 8,809 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,067 86.5%
 Black Or African American 301 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 322 1.8%
 Asian 702 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 65 0.4%
 Other Race 196 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 770 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner665337441,010969615365123
Renter4566963614082471378131
Total5221,2291,1051,4181,216752446154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,197 47%
 Single Guardian 1,222 18%
 Singles 1,811 26%
 Singles With Roommate 612 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,669 68%
 Households with Kids 2,173 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13715012714111612112810212911613310010294119114123116123140
Female122136104120120931221191321281041141118890122113120108132
Total259286231261236214250221261244237214213182209236236236231272

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99217 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99217 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 99217 real estate data, the median home value of $171,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99217 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99217 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,373 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,245 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,180 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,417 33%
 Households Vacant 464 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 150 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Sale Only 136 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 1%
 1 Bedroom 627 27%
 2 Bedroom 957 42%
 3+ Bedroom 684 30%
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 $45,925 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99217 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 99217 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 5,060 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,693 26%
 No Earnings 5,254 38%
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 5,060 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,693 26%
 No Earnings 5,254 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,658 90.8%
 Public transportation 133 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 2.4%
 Worked at Home 353 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 574 10.3%
 High School Graduate 3,192 57.3%
 Associate's degree 674 12.1%
 Bachelor's degree 862 15.5%
 Master's degree 193 3.5%
 Professional school degree 52 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,394 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 383 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 554 16.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99217

ZIP Code 99217 is in the Orchard Prairie School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99217.

Orchard Prairie Elementary
7626 North Orchard Prairie Rd
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orchard Prairie School District
Arlington Elementary
6363 North Smith St
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spokane School District
Cooper Elementary
3200 North Ferrall St
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spokane School District
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1810 North Greene St
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spokane School District
St Patrick Catholic School
2706 E Queen Ave
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Spokane Christian Academy
8909 E Bigelow Gulch Rd
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Michael'S Academy
8500 N Saint Michaels Rd
Spokane, WA 99217
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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