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ZIP Code 99109

Post Office City:Chewelah, WA (View All Cities)
County: Stevens County
Timezone: Pacific (8:53pm)
Area code: 509 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -117.8
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99109

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 99109. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 99109 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Chewelah, WA

Stats and Demographics for the 99109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99109 is located in northeast Washington and covers a large 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 99109 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99109 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,109
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,454
Median Home Value $161,500
Land Area 280.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,144
Median Household Income $33,589

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5130115245
5-9159158317
10-14186191377
15-19192140332
20-248678164
25-29104106210
30-34113138251
35-39118126244
40-44132139271
45-49167177344
50-54192214406
55-59211223434
60-64193189382
65-69179188367
70-74135157292
75-7990100190
80-846176137
85 Plus4898146

Gender

 Male 2,496 49%
 Female 2,613 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,811 94.2%
 Black Or African American 13 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 1.4%
 Asian 21 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 26 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 163 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2484452
25-34108115223
35-44156111267
45-54299108407
55-6438886474
65-7434255397
75-8418645231
85 Plus543993

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,151 54%
 Single Guardian 294 14%
 Singles 597 28%
 Singles With Roommate 102 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,570 73%
 Households with Kids 574 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222446
2232952
3372461
4242145
5292554
6353772
7252752
8353974
9353065
10374380
11263763
12453883
13353570
14433881
15472875
16373875
17503383
18342256
19241943
20262248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99109 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 99109 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99109 real estate data, the median home value of $161,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99109 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Chewelah, WA real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,053 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 17 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 896 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 645 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 603 25%
 Households Vacant 310 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 13.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 45 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 41.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 27.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 4%
 1 Bedroom 183 28%
 2 Bedroom 206 31%
 3+ Bedroom 247 37%
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 $33,589 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99109 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 99109 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 2,071 48%
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 1,176 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 2,071 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,615 90.0%
 Public transportation 8 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 3.7%
 Worked at Home 106 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 490 12.6%
 High School Graduate 2,315 59.5%
 Associate's degree 422 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 465 11.9%
 Master's degree 151 3.9%
 Professional school degree 19 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 30 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 795 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 161 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99109

ZIP Code 99109 is in the Chewelah School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99109.

Home Link Alternative
W 106 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chewelah School District
Gess Elementary
E. 405 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chewelah School District
Jenkins Junior/Senior High School
E. 702 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chewelah School District
Chewelah Alternative
W 106 Lincoln
Chewelah, WA 99109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chewelah School District

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