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ZIP Code 98166

Post Office City:Seattle, WA (View All Cities)
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (8:23pm)
Area code: 206 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.45, -122.36
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98166

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 98166. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 98166 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:
Seattle, WA
Acceptable:
Burien, Normandy Park

Stats and Demographics for the 98166 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98166 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 98166 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98166 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,301
Population Density 3,580 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,953
Median Home Value $386,900
Land Area 5.67 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,282
Median Household Income $63,320

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55945751,169
5-96045461,150
10-145725751,147
15-196316201,251
20-245305051,035
25-295965391,135
30-346115451,156
35-396086281,236
40-446556721,327
45-498428371,679
50-548949301,824
55-598278331,660
60-646736781,351
65-69488492980
70-74331394725
75-79274298572
80-84190261451
85 Plus181272453

Gender

 Male 10,101 50%
 Female 10,200 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,339 76%
 Black Or African American 635 3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 257 1%
 Asian 1,180 6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 171 1%
 Other Race 1,744 9%
 Two Or More Races 975 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2426195221
25-34266638904
35-447795671,346
45-541,3745821,956
55-641,3264431,769
65-748282321,060
75-84576117693
85 Plus27558333

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,141 50%
 Single Guardian 1,253 15%
 Singles 2,287 28%
 Singles With Roommate 601 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,923 72%
 Households with Kids 2,359 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1120114234
2116107223
3130118248
4108111219
5117133250
6107103210
7108112220
8134111245
913887225
10118106224
11111127238
12117105222
13115124239
14111113224
15122131253
16134130264
17136141277
18129117246
19110101211
20101104205

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98166 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98166 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 98166 real estate data, the median home value of $386,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98166. Rentals in 98166 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98166 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Burien, WA house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,247 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 25 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,826 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,624 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,832 32%
 Households Vacant 671 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 205 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 219 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 148 5%
 1 Bedroom 888 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,432 46%
 3+ Bedroom 644 21%
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 $63,320 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98166 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 98166 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 98166 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 6,731 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,459 28%
 No Earnings 4,913 31%
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 6,731 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,459 28%
 No Earnings 4,913 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,130 84.4%
 Public transportation 677 7.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 362 3.8%
 Worked at Home 441 4.6%
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 1,301 9%
 High School Graduate 6,498 44%
 Associate's degree 1,151 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,586 25%
 Master's degree 1,484 10%
 Professional school degree 332 2%
 Doctorate degree 271 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,461 66.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 727 19.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 499 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98166

ZIP Code 98166 is in the following school districts: Highline School District and Private. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98166.

Gregory Heights Elementary
16216 19th Ave SW
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highline School District
Marvista Elementary
19800 Marine View Dr SW
Normandy Park, WA 98166
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highline School District
Seahurst Elementary School
14603 14th Ave SW
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highline School District
Sylvester Middle School
16222 Sylvester Road SW
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Highline School District
St Francis of Assisi School
15216 21st Ave S.w.
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Three Tree Montessori School
220 SW 160th St
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Academy Nw/Family Academy
632 SW 150th Administrative Offices
Burien, WA 98166
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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