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ZIP Code 98047

Post Office City:Pacific, WA (View All Cities)
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (12:16pm)
Coordinates:47.26, -122.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98047

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 98047. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 98047 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Pacific, WA
Acceptable:
Auburn

Stats and Demographics for the 98047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98047 is located in western Washington and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98047 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98047 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,339
Population Density 2,616 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,322
Median Home Value $220,200
Land Area 2.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,173
Median Household Income $52,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5257244501
5-9232232464
10-14266253519
15-19265263528
20-24230209439
25-29238248486
30-34219226445
35-39219245464
40-44242201443
45-49257276533
50-54246210456
55-59186192378
60-64138112250
65-696588153
70-74355792
75-79355085
80-84242549
85 Plus183654

Gender

 Male 3,172 50%
 Female 3,167 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,336 68%
 Black Or African American 206 3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 113 2%
 Asian 591 9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 119 2%
 Other Race 558 9%
 Two Or More Races 416 7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241395108
25-34149249398
35-44246230476
45-54334223557
55-64234141375
65-748462146
75-84403575
85 Plus211738

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 991 46%
 Single Guardian 536 25%
 Singles 458 21%
 Singles With Roommate 188 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,230 57%
 Households with Kids 943 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1474693
2504797
35553108
4474592
55455109
6524496
7344377
8474693
9454489
10444387
115551106
125467121
13503989
146353116
155059109
164958107
174562107
185947106
19623799
20504595

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98047 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98047 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 98047 real estate data, the median home value of $220,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98047 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98047 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,266 99%
 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 73 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 947 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,052 45%
 Households Vacant 149 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 38.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 51 34.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 2.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 22.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 188 18%
 2 Bedroom 566 53%
 3+ Bedroom 316 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 $52,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98047 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 98047 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.

For more information, see Pacific, WA commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,759 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,387 29%
 No Earnings 1,646 34%
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 1,759 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,387 29%
 No Earnings 1,646 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,409 89.6%
 Public transportation 110 4.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 106 3.9%
 Worked at Home 47 1.7%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 634 16%
 High School Graduate 2,460 60%
 Associate's degree 557 14%
 Bachelor's degree 344 8%
 Master's degree 92 2%
 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 1,427 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 305 17.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98047

ZIP Code 98047 is in the Auburn School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98047.

Alpac Elementary School
310 Milwaukee Blvd N
Pacific, WA 98047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Auburn School District

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