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ZIP Code 98252

Post Office City:Granite Falls, WA (View All Cities)
County: Snohomish County
Timezone: Pacific (9:13am)
Coordinates:48.0, -121.5
ZIP (~40 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98252

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 98252. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 98252 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:
Granite Falls, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98252 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98252 is located in northern 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 98252 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98252 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,777
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,736
Median Home Value $226,900
Land Area 267.28 sq mi
Water Area 2.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,272
Median Household Income $70,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5231245476
5-9305289594
10-14384363747
15-19364324688
20-24228210438
25-29219240459
30-34316294610
35-39335322657
40-44408369777
45-49451375826
50-54408340748
55-59330277607
60-64207204411
65-69150126276
70-748595180
75-795357110
80-84304474
85 Plus425799

Gender

 Male 4,546 52%
 Female 4,231 48%
Gender

Race

 White 7,975 90.9%
 Black Or African American 43 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 1.1%
 Asian 99 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.2%
 Other Race 183 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 360 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24274168
25-34307133440
35-44564185749
45-54744175919
55-64489112601
65-7424250292
75-848443127
85 Plus344276

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,732 53%
 Single Guardian 516 16%
 Singles 754 23%
 Singles With Roommate 270 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,082 64%
 Households with Kids 1,190 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1404484
2405595
35352105
45845103
55850108
66155116
76148109
85566121
97070140
107765142
118481165
127381154
137564139
147572147
155678134
167572147
178260142
188965154
196249111
205747104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98252 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98252 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 98252 real estate data, the median home value of $226,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98252 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98252 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98252 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,772 99.9%
 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 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,078 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 413 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 781 21%
 Households Vacant 464 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 69 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 232 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 52 8%
 1 Bedroom 60 10%
 2 Bedroom 219 35%
 3+ Bedroom 288 47%
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 $70,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98252 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 98252 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.

For more information, see Granite Falls, WA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,527 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,207 32%
 No Earnings 2,155 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 2,527 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,207 32%
 No Earnings 2,155 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,796 93%
 Public transportation 75 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 38 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1%
 Worked at Home 115 3%
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 796 13.6%
 High School Graduate 3,515 60.1%
 Associate's degree 605 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 749 12.8%
 Master's degree 141 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 39 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,730 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 160 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98252

ZIP Code 98252 is in the Granite Falls School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98252.

Granite Falls Middle School
405 North Alder Ave
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Granite Falls School District
Mountain Way Elementary
702 N. Granite Ave
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite Falls School District
Monte Cristo Elementary
1201 100th St NE
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite Falls School District
Granite Falls High School
1401 100th St NE
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Granite Falls School District
Crossroads High School
205 North Alder Avenue
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Granite Falls School District
Granite Falls Open Doors
205 N Alder Ave
Granite Falls, WA 98252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Granite Falls School District

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