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ZIP Code 98368

Primary City:Port Townsend, WA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Pacific (12:51am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.0, -122.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98368

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98368. 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 98368. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98368, 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:
Port Townsend, WA
Unacceptable:
Adelma Beach, Beckett Point, Discovery Bay, Fort Worden, Ft Worden, Glen Cove, Leland, Mats Mats, Protection Is, Protection Island, Pt Townsend, Townsend

Stats and Demographics for the 98368 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98368 is located in northwest Washington and covers a slightly less 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 98368 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98368 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,724
Population Density 277 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,417
Median Home Value $306,000
Land Area 53.12 sq mi
Water Area 10.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,227
Median Household Income $43,235

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 54


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5289264553
5-9275288563
10-14351344695
15-19335327662
20-24276242518
25-29267276543
30-34251310561
35-39297305602
40-44323380703
45-49423501924
50-545617291,290
55-597328691,601
60-648089121,720
65-696926871,379
70-74413439852
75-79314303617
80-84212248460
85 Plus165316481

Gender

 Male 6,984 47%
 Female 7,740 53%
Gender

Race

 White 13,673 92.9%
 Black Or African American 73 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 169 1.1%
 Asian 237 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.3%
 Other Race 110 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 425 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2426135161
25-34141363504
35-44383333716
45-548724021,274
55-641,5774422,019
65-741,1862661,452
75-84615156771
85 Plus193137330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,194 44%
 Single Guardian 803 11%
 Singles 2,594 36%
 Singles With Roommate 636 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,910 82%
 Households with Kids 1,317 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15459113
26050110
35450104
46962131
54854102
65365118
76252114
85964123
95353106
107578153
116870138
126558123
136367130
148071151
155276128
167162133
179274166
187569144
19454691
205743100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98368 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98368 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98368 real estate data, the median home value of $306,000 is 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 98368. Rentals in 98368 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98368 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,578 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 59 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,957 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,036 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,234 27%
 Households Vacant 1,190 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 198 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 179 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 570 48%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 126 5%
 1 Bedroom 872 34%
 2 Bedroom 763 30%
 3+ Bedroom 802 31%
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 $43,235 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98368 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 98368 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 98368 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,848 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,468 35%
 No Earnings 5,369 42%
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 2,848 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,468 35%
 No Earnings 5,369 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,388 75.7%
 Public transportation 46 0.8%
 Taxicab 27 0.5%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 522 9.0%
 Worked at Home 801 13.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98368 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 160 3%
 High School Graduate 2,502 46%
 Associate's degree 325 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,495 28%
 Master's degree 538 10%
 Professional school degree 179 3%
 Doctorate degree 183 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,511 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 199 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98368

ZIP Code 98368 is in the Port Townsend School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98368.

Port Townsend Special Education
3939 San Juan Ave
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Port Townsend School District
Grant Street Elementary
1637 Grant St
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Port Townsend School District
Blue Heron Middle School
3939 San Juan Ave
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Port Townsend School District
Port Townsend High School
1500 Van Ness St
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Port Townsend School District
Jefferson Community School
280 Quincy St Ste I
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Swan School
2345 Kuhn St
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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