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ZIP Code 98616

Primary City:Cougar, WA (View All Cities)
County: Cowlitz County
Timezone: Pacific (7:41am)
Area code: 360 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.1, -122.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98616

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98616. 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 98616. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98616, 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:
Cougar, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 98616 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98616 is located in southwest Washington and covers a slightly higher 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 98616 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98616 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 150
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 472
Median Home Value $218,900
Land Area 207.44 sq mi
Water Area 10.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 73
Median Household Income $45,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5033
5-9224
10-143710
15-19303
20-24112
25-29358
30-34437
35-39437
40-445510
45-4911516
50-54549
55-5991221
60-6411819
65-6991019
70-74606
75-79314
80-84202
85 Plus000

Gender

 Male 81 54%
 Female 69 46%
Gender

Race

 White 144 96.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 5 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24000
25-34325
35-445712
45-5414115
55-6421021
65-7415015
75-84325
85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 35 48%
 Single Guardian 8 11%
 Singles 25 34%
 Singles With Roommate 5 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 62 85%
 Households with Kids 11 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1011
2000
3011
4011
5000
6000
7000
8112
9112
10022
11112
12112
13011
14123
15101
16101
17000
18101
19000
20011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98616 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 98616 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 98616 real estate data, the median home value of $218,900 is slightly higher 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 98616. Rentals in 98616 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98616 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 150 100%
 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 35 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 26 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 3%
 Households Vacant 399 85%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 391 98.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 1.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $45,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 98616 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 98616 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. However, that is not the case in 98616. 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 37 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 36%
 No Earnings 84 44%
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 37 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 36%
 No Earnings 84 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 57 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 15%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 21 24%
 High School Graduate 57 65%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 10 11%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Nearby ZIP Codes