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ZIP Code 98331

Primary City:Forks, WA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Pacific (9:54am)
Coordinates:47.9, -124.3
ZIP (~41 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98331

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98331. 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 98331. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98331, 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:
Forks, WA
Unacceptable:
Bogachiel, Clearwater, Kalalock, Queets, Upper Hoh

Stats and Demographics for the 98331 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98331 is located in northwest Washington and covers an extremely 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 98331 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98331 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,261
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,533
Median Home Value $134,300
Land Area 780.77 sq mi
Water Area 48.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,194
Median Household Income $40,788

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5229208437
5-9225210435
10-14240200440
15-19266194460
20-24269167436
25-29249208457
30-34268198466
35-39232157389
40-44216174390
45-49215178393
50-54259206465
55-59227225452
60-64172159331
65-69123132255
70-747684160
75-795376129
80-845551106
85 Plus233760

Gender

 Male 3,397 54%
 Female 2,864 46%
Gender

Race

 White 4,480 71.6%
 Black Or African American 104 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 603 9.6%
 Asian 61 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.2%
 Other Race 690 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 312 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242690116
25-34156192348
35-44224138362
45-54323116439
55-6437799476
65-7421842260
75-8413326159
85 Plus31334

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,066 49%
 Single Guardian 417 19%
 Singles 546 25%
 Singles With Roommate 165 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,401 64%
 Households with Kids 793 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1533891
2483886
3405292
4414182
55550105
6484391
7373572
8434891
9423476
10373774
11603494
12504292
13354681
14584199
15493281
166145106
17484593
18454085
19633295
20523082

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98331 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98331 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 98331 real estate data, the median home value of $134,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98331. Rentals in 98331 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98331 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,780 92.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 404 6.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 18 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 59 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 750 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 738 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 706 28%
 Households Vacant 339 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 15.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Sale Only 20 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 170 50.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 23.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 107 13%
 2 Bedroom 426 52%
 3+ Bedroom 266 33%
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 $40,788 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98331 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 98331 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 98331 has very few people that work at home. 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 98331 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 1,545 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,542 29%
 No Earnings 2,150 41%
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 1,545 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,542 29%
 No Earnings 2,150 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,904 83%
 Public transportation 164 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 181 8%
 Worked at Home 36 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 257 11%
 High School Graduate 1,631 70%
 Associate's degree 173 7%
 Bachelor's degree 217 9%
 Master's degree 29 1%
 Professional school degree 19 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 808 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98331

ZIP Code 98331 is in the Quillayute Valley School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98331.

District Run Home School
382 South Forks Ave
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Quillayute Valley School District
Queets-Clearwater Elementary
146000 Hwy 101
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Queets-Clearwater School District
Forks Middle School
121 South Spartan Ave
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Quillayute Valley School District
Forks Elementary School
301 South Elderberry Ave
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quillayute Valley School District
Forks High School
261 South Spartan Ave
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quillayute Valley School District
Forks Alternative School
161 East East St
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quillayute Valley School District
Insight School of Washington
411 South Spartan Ave
Forks, WA 98331
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quillayute Valley School District

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