Zip Code 98043 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMountlake Terrace
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Snohomish
Area Code425
Current Population:19943
Racial Majority: 69.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$61160
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65810
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range387 - 417 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.79222300, -122.30730700

Zip Code 98043 Description

Zip Code 98043 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98043 is primarily located in Snohomish County. The official US Postal Service name for 98043 is MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98043 are contained within or border the city limits of Mountlake Terrace, WA, Lynnwood, WA, Brier, WA, Alderwood Manor, WA, Edmonds, WA, Shoreline, WA, and Lake Forest Park, WA. The area code for zip code 98043 is 425. 98043 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98043 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98043 decreased to 19943 from 20333 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98043 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98043 public schools is White. 42.8% of students in 98043 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14088 69.2% 13412 +5%
 Black Or African American 686 3.37% 831 -17%
 Hispanic 2147 10.55% 2100 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.33% 189 -64%
 Asian 2177 10.69% 2198 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 109 0.54% 154 -29%
 Other Race 37 0.2% 37 +8%
 Two Or More Races 1022 5.12% 1022 +2%

Zip Code 98043 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.5%
 Black Or African American 5.5%
 Hispanic 15.2%
 Asian 10.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 11.1%

Zip Code 98043 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1994320333
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households8205
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61160
Income Under $50K Per Year37.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.90%
98043 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 2Rick LarsenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$216464
Average Real Estate Sale Price$200881
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.5%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 98043 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33353740465053544943383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)4.814.063.882.792.091.771.021.071.853.435.495.7337.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98043
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98043
Mountlake Terrace High SchoolSnohomish
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98043
Brier Terrace Middle SchoolSnohomish