Zip Code 98038 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMaple Valley
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code425
Current Population:31171
Racial Majority: 82.98%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.5%
Unemployment Rate:15.6%
Median Household Income$92560
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98400
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time36.3 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range427 - 827 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.40248871, -122.02848053

Zip Code 98038 Description

Zip Code 98038 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98038 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98038 is MAPLE VALLEY, Washington. Portions of zip code 98038 are contained within or border the city limits of Hobart, WA, Maple Valley, WA, East Renton Highlands, WA, Mirrormont, WA, Ravensdale, WA, Lake Morton-Berrydale, WA, Kent, WA, Covington, WA, Black Diamond, WA, and Maple Heights-Lake Desire, WA. Zip code 98038 is within area code 425 and area code 360. 98038 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98038 is 15.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98038 increased to 31171 from 22590 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98038 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98038 public schools is White. 16.9% of students in 98038 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 28277 82.98% 26315 +7%
 Black Or African American 1002 2.94% 546 +84%
 Hispanic 1757 5.16% 1628 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 249 0.73% 169 +47%
 Asian 1330 3.9% 1170 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.04% 97 -88%
 Other Race 56 0.08% 56 -54%
 Two Or More Races 1190 4.18% 1190 +20%

Zip Code 98038 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.5%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 9.5%
 Asian 4.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 8.5%

Zip Code 98038 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3117122590
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households10854
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
16.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$92560
Income Under $50K Per Year16.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year45.40%
98038 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$329782
Average Real Estate Sale Price$299462
Current Unemployment Level 15.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 2e - Eastern Puget Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98038 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33343639444952524741363341
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495359657076767060494459
Avg Precip (In.)6.525.284.863.983.112.671.451.412.364.137.446.950.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98038
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours