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ZIP Code 98224

Post Office City:Baring, WA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: King County
Timezone: Pacific (1:49am)
Coordinates:47.75, -121.45
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98224

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 98224. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 98224 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:
Baring, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98224 is located in central 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 98224 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98224 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 294
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 309
Median Home Value $182,200
Land Area 197.09 sq mi
Water Area 3.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 158
Median Household Income $27,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51

Under 5459
85 Plus213


 Male 156 53%
 Female 138 47%


 White 270 92%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 3%
 Asian 6 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 2%
 Two Or More Races 4 1%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 59 37%
 Single Guardian 15 9%
 Singles 69 44%
 Singles With Roommate 15 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 139 88%
 Households with Kids 19 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98224 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 98224 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 98224 real estate data, the median home value of $182,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Baring, WA house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 294 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 82 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 44 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 10%
 Households Vacant 151 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 7 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 129 85.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 4.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 35 50%
 3+ Bedroom 35 50%
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 $27,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98224 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. Residents in ZIP code 98224 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 98224 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 98224 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 62 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 25%
 No Earnings 135 51%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 62 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 25%
 No Earnings 135 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 81 70%
 Public transportation 7 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 19%
 Worked at Home 6 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98224 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 4%
 High School Graduate 198 78%
 Associate's degree 12 5%
 Bachelor's degree 22 9%
 Master's degree 12 5%
 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 24 60%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 40%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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