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ZIP Code 98385

Post Office City:South Prairie, WA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Pierce County
Timezone: Pacific (11:53am)
Coordinates:47.139, -122.096
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98385

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Primary/preferred city:
South Prairie, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98385 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98385 is located in central 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 98385 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98385 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 459
Population Density 970 people per sq mi
Housing Units 185
Median Home Value $231,100
Land Area 0.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 176
Median Household Income $63,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131326
5-9111425
10-14191332
15-19212243
20-24101222
25-29151126
30-3413922
35-39171431
40-44111425
45-49192140
50-54342761
55-59201737
60-6410818
65-69101222
70-7451015
75-797310
80-84202
85 Plus022

Gender

 Male 237 52%
 Female 222 48%
Gender

Race

 White 426 92.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 2.4%
 Asian 3 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123
25-3416420
35-4430333
45-5451657
55-6427229
65-7422123
75-8410010
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 100 57%
 Single Guardian 21 12%
 Singles 45 26%
 Singles With Roommate 10 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 115 65%
 Households with Kids 61 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1123
2303
3224
4224
5033
6224
7538
8224
9246
10437
11303
12358
13426
14538
15347
16279
1710717
18235
19415
20314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98385 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98385 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 98385 real estate data, the median home value of $231,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 98385 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98385 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 459 100%
 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 113 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 18 10%
 Households Vacant 9 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 44%
 1 Bedroom 25 48%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 4 8%
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 $63,125 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. However, that is not the case in 98385. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 144 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 36%
 No Earnings 102 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 144 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 36%
 No Earnings 102 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 208 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 2%
 Worked at Home 20 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 23 7%
 High School Graduate 250 74%
 Associate's degree 14 4%
 Bachelor's degree 27 8%
 Master's degree 24 7%
 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 107 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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