ZIP Code 33898 - Lake Wales Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameLake Wales
Zip Code StateFlorida
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Polk
Secondary County: Osceola
Area Code863
Current Population:15355
Racial Majority:White 75.92%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$36633
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55350
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range49 - 171 ft.
Area246 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)27.89047800, -81.42544300

Zip Code 33898 Profile

ZIP Code 33898 is located in the state of Florida in the Metro Tampa Saint Petersburg metro area. ZIP code 33898 is primarily located in Polk County. Portions of 33898 are also located in Osceola County. The official US Postal Service name for 33898 is LAKE WALES, Florida. Portions of ZIP code 33898 are contained within or border the city limits of Highland Park, FL, Lake Wales, FL, Waverly, FL, and Dundee, FL. ZIP code 33898 is within area code 863, area code 321 and area code 407. 33898 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Florida.

The current unemployment level in 33898 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 33898 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 33898 public schools is . % of students in 33898 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12322 75.92% 12209 +1%
 Black Or African American 2003 12.34% 1449 +38%
 Hispanic 1534 9.45% 1314 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.3% 47 +2%
 Asian 78 0.48% 113 -31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 212 1.52% 212 +16%

Zip Code 33898 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 33898 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population153550
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6503
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36633
Income Under $50K Per Year66.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.80%
33898 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Florida District 17Greg SteubeRepublican
Florida District 9Darren SotoDemocrat
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33898 Florida State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
41Sam KillebrewRepublican
42Mike La RosaRepublican
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33898 Florida State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
15Victor TorresDemocrat
22Kelli StargelRepublican
26Ben AlbrittonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$144667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100266
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75d - Eastern Florida Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 33898 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)49505558647071727164575161
Avg Max Temp (°F)73758084899192919085797484
Avg Precip (In.)2.32.643.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL
CBSA Type33898
CBSA Population599564
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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