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ZIP Code 98587

Post Office City:Taholah, WA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Grays Harbor County
Timezone: Pacific (3:01am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.4, -124.2
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98587

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Primary/preferred city:
Taholah, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98587 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98587 is located in western 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 98587 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98587 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 942
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 313
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 28.63 sq mi
Water Area 3.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 263
Median Household Income $28,984

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 29

Under 5454388
85 Plus101


 Male 499 53%
 Female 443 47%


 White 82 8.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 814 86.4%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 37 3.9%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 28%
 Single Guardian 128 49%
 Singles 49 19%
 Singles With Roommate 13 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 131 50%
 Households with Kids 132 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98587 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98587 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 98587 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 98587 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 98587 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98587 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Taholah, WA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 934 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.3%
 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 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 65 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 121 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 25%
 Households Vacant 50 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 19%
 2 Bedroom 27 28%
 3+ Bedroom 50 53%
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 $28,984 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98587 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 98587 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 98587 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 190 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 25%
 No Earnings 330 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 190 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 25%
 No Earnings 330 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 214 83%
 Public transportation 5 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 12%
 Worked at Home 7 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 93 18%
 High School Graduate 302 58%
 Associate's degree 43 8%
 Bachelor's degree 59 11%
 Master's degree 9 2%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 166 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98587

ZIP Code 98587 is in the Taholah School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98587.

Taholah Elementary & Middle School
600 Chitwhin Dr.
Taholah, WA 98587
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taholah School District
Taholah High School
600 Chitwhin Dr
Taholah, WA 98587
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Taholah School District

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