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ZIP Code 98527

Primary City:Bay Center, WA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Pacific County
Timezone: Pacific (7:06am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.632, -123.955
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98527. 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 98527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98527, 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:
Bay Center, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98527 is located in southwest 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 98527 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 98527 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 324
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 230
Median Home Value $213,400
Land Area 10.03 sq mi
Water Area 12.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 144
Median Household Income $28,516

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 161 50%
 Female 163 50%


 White 235 73%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 10%
 Asian 3 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 17 5%
 Two Or More Races 36 11%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 66 46%
 Single Guardian 21 15%
 Singles 48 33%
 Singles With Roommate 9 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 109 76%
 Households with Kids 35 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98527 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98527 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 98527 real estate data, the median home value of $213,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 324 100%
 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 57 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 12%
 Households Vacant 86 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 81%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $28,516 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 98527 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. In 98527 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 11 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 17%
 No Earnings 110 75%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 17%
 No Earnings 110 75%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 98527 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 3 4%
 High School Graduate 39 48%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 27 33%
 Master's degree 6 7%
 Professional school degree 6 7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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