ZIP Code 98003 - Federal Way Washington

ZIP Code 98003 is located in Federal Way Washington. Portions of 98003 are also in Lakeland South and Des Moines. 98003 is entirely within King County. Regionally, 98003 is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98003 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameFederal Way
Primary CountyKing County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)51,329
Area Code(s)253
Current Time

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98003 Demographics

98003 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Washington based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 98003 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98003 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 98003 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate5.07%
Population Density4,513 People per Square Mile
Total Households17,480
Percentage High Income Households1.9%
Median Household Income (2021)$63,289
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$422,920
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 43.82%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 32.96%

98003 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2360.48%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1,0222.1%

98003 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American370.47%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander5346.83%

98003 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,57910.13%
Bachelor Degree4,51317.72%
High School Diploma7,27928.59%
No High School Diploma6402.51%
GED or Alternate9733.82%
1 or More Years of College4,95219.45%
Associates Degree2,95811.62%
Masters Degree1,1494.51%
Professional Degree2871.13%
Doctorate Degree1330.52%

98003 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 98003
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSeattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area11 Square Miles

98003 Politics

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98003 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2f - Central Puget Lowland

98003 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34363841465154545044383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505460667177777261514661
Avg Precip (In.)5.474.564.

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