Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code206
Current Population:10238
Racial Majority: 69.63%
Unemployment Rate:4.14%
Median Household Income$40466
Average Adjusted Gross Income$167514
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Primary County: King
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.61190033, -122.33294678

Zip Code 98101 Description

Zip Code 98101 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98101 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98101 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98101 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, . The area code for zip code 98101 is 206. 98101 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98101 is 4.14% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98101 increased to 10238 from 9010 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98101 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98101 public schools is . % of students in 98101 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7522 69.63% 7042 +7%
 Black Or African American 517 4.79% 750 -31%
 Hispanic 668 6.18% 612 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 153 1.42% 150 +2%
 Asian 1327 12.28% 1265 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 50 0.46% 31 +61%
 Other Race 35 1.01% 35 +211%
 Two Or More Races 353 4.23% 353 +29%

Zip Code 98101 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 98101 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population102389010
Male Population55.50%
Female Population44.50%
Total Households7245
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40466
Income Under $50K Per Year58.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictWashington 7
RepresentativeJim McDermott
Average Real Estate Asking Price$987263
Average Real Estate Sale Price$271500
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.14%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.72%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.02%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 98101 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.384.053.792.561.691.46.811.041.573.215.395.636.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98101
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours